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    Minnesota Raised Minimum Wage. Wisconsin Didn't. Here's What Happened.

    A 2017 paper released by The National Bureau of Economic Research pointed out how minimum wage increases reduced the hours working in low-wage jobs. The paper stated, “This paper evaluates the wage, employment, and hours effects of the first and second phase-in of the Seattle Minimum Wage Ordinance, which raised the minimum wage from $9.47 to as much as $11 in 2015 and to as much as $13 in 2016. Using a variety of methods to analyze employment in all sectors paying below a specified real hourly wage rate, we conclude that the second wage increase to $13 reduced hours worked in low-wage jobs by 6-7 percent, while hourly wages in such jobs increased by 3 percent.”






    https://www.dailywire.com/news/31529...t-hank-berrien
    We’re tempted to suggest a conspiracy here — but it’s just liberals agreeing yet again that conservatives have hidden, evil motives, because modern liberals simply can’t conceive of any other reason to disagree with the liberal consensus.

    “Moral precepts are constant through the ages and not obedient to circumstances.”

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    Imagine that.
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