Monday, January 06, 2014

Neocon Proposes Nutty Two Tier Minimum Wage Law

This is truly goofy. It would result in businesses hiring teenagers over breadwinners. Since the advocate Charles Krauthammer seems to understand that raising the minimum wage causes unemployment, his proposal has to be classified as pathological altruism.

Here's Philip Klein on the problems with Krauthammer's proposal:

On a Fox News panel earlier this week, Charles Krauthammer floated a proposal for a two-tiered minimum wage system in which the rate would be raised for individuals who are the breadwinners of their families and remain the same for others. But this would be an absolutely terrible idea.
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1 comment:

Mr. Mcgranor said...

If $7.50 an hour aint enough, then go get a ten dollar an hour warehouse job.

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