Group Advocating $15/hr Minimum Wage only Pays $12/hr!

An advocacy group out of Modesto, Calif. pushing for a $15 an hour minimum wage posted a job ad Thursday offering to pay $12 an hour. Below what it is demanding others pay their workers. The Craigslist post was for a job opening at the local Fight for $15 campaign. On the national level, the organization has spearheaded the push to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour. The post was signed by Steven Applebaum who lists his affiliation with the Modesto Fight for $15 campaign. “Do you make Read more […]

Liberal Hypocrites Argue for $15 an Hour while Paying $12 an Hour!

Experts and studies on both sides of the minimum wage debate have offered a long list of pros and cons when it comes to raising the minimum wage. What is generally agreed on, though, is that significant enough increases are likely to cause job loss. Calculations on how much or how little usually depends on the study. Even the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) found that much to be true. “Most of them would receive higher pay that would increase,” stated a 2014 CBO report. Read more […]