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Minimum Wage – A Cute Vignette…

This comes to us from a post at FEE (The Foundation for Economic Education) that features Mike Rowe (of “Dirty Jobs” fame). It talks about the real damage caused by the minimum wage.

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A $15 Minimum Wage Would Make NH Poorer, Less Populous

Raising New Hampshire’s minimum wage to $15 an hour would cost the state nearly 6,000 jobs and more than 9,000 residents, raise consumer prices, reduce economic output, and cause serious harm to small businesses and the leisure and hospitality industries, a new report from New Hampshire Employment Security concludes.  

What the Proposed Trump 2021 Budget Cuts

Notable Quote – Why NOT hold politicians personally accountable for their decisions about the rest of us?

Prof. Don Boudreaux brings up an EXCELLENT idea / point about the miserable outcomes that may well come from really bad policies – can we hold Bernie (the socialist with three houses and millions made from his best selling books?) personally accountable? Reformatted, emphasis mine: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) wants to punitively tax certain firms …

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Notable Quote – It’s Not About The Entry Level Wage, It’s The Entry Or Non-existent Skill Set

It is clear that the advocates of any arbitrary minimum wage hike believe that if you have a job, any job, you should automatically be able to support yourself and be installed into the Middle Class. They focus on the wage and do the “it’s not important” about whether someone’s skill set is up to …

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