Do you think this is a good plan of action by our govt? If so why or why not?
I found a site that tells whats supposed to happen when the minimum is increased, and some of it is opposite of some of the comments made here. Do you agree with this? Why or why not??Answer Question
Answer by FreeForAll at 11:25 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
Answer by Anonymous at 11:25 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
Answer by luvmygrlz at 11:28 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:29 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
To go from $7.25 to $10 right away, no I don't think it would be good. Luvmygrlz gave an excellent reason. Businesses will have to raise prices and the people who are making $10 an hour and up already will now have an increase of their bills, foods, and other necessities. This will only create more low income families.
Answer by JeremysMom at 11:43 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
Answer by o0orange0o at 11:45 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
Raises in minimum wage will not provide anyone opportunities. I will raise the cost of living because the price of goods and services will go up to accommodate the min. wage raise. When has it ever worked before? Now, I will say that it might help someone keep their head above water for a while if they are already sinking, but it doesn't usually last long.
Answer by QuinnMae at 11:46 PM on Jun. 7, 2012
Answer by gdiamante at 1:28 AM on Jun. 8, 2012
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