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Old 11-25-2013, 09:01 PM   #1
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Default Publisher of "The American Conservative" favors higher min wage in CA

Conservative Leads Effort to Raise Minimum Wage in California

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Mr. Unz argues that significantly raising the minimum wage would help curb government spending on social services, strengthen the economy and make more jobs attractive to American-born workers.

“There are so many very low-wage workers, and we pay for huge social welfare programs for them,” he said in an interview. “This would save something on the order of tens of billions of dollars. Doesn’t it make more sense for employers to pay their workers than the government?”
He gets why this is wrong:


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