Monday, July 13, 2020

PragerU Video - Minimum Wage Cost Me My Job

What happens when politicians decide they are in a better position than business owners to know how much workers should be paid? We don't have to guess. Cities like Seattle and New York have already done so with their $15/hour minimum wage mandates. Simone Barron, a lifelong restaurant worker, recounts how "helping" her impacted her wallet, her career, and her life.

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1 comment:

Well Seasoned Fool said...

My adult autistic son worked in the cafeteria of Keystone Resources (a mental health residence) for years. The increased minimum wage in Seattle forced the cafeteria to close. He lost his job and the unfortunate souls at Keystone affordable meals.