Why Michigan Republicans Are Working to Undermine the Minimum Wage Bill They Passed
Republican lawmakers and the Chamber of Commerce don't typically associate with the support of higher minimum wage and mandatory sick pay. But particular citizen-driven bills in Michigan were passed legislatively to keep them off the ballet. Now, during the lame-duck session, lawmakers are easily having them removed.
- Because of impending inflation, Republican lawmakers are now slow-walking the minimum wage increase before the Democratic Governor takes the chair
- Citizens are trying to raise both the tipped and un-tipped minimum wage to $12 an hour
- What affect would a $12 minimum wage by the year 2020 have on the economy?
- Typically what population, or social class, are those who fight for higher minimum wages? Why?