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4 Myths About Raising the Minimum WageThe federal minimum wage...

4 Myths About Raising the Minimum WageThe federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour has not been raised since 2009. That’s the longest period without an increase since the minimum wage was enacted, meaning today’s minimum wage is actually worth far less than it was in 2009.This is an insult to American workers, and bad for our economy. It’s far past time to raise the minimum wage to at least $15 an hour. ******Btw, if you’d like my daily analyses, commentary, and drawings, please subscribe to my free newsletter: robertreich.substack.com******Today’s minimum wage is a starvation wage.

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