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nadinbrzezinski

(154,021 posts)
3. Careful what you ask for
Wed Feb 27, 2013, 12:52 PM
Feb 2013

That was standard in the 18th century, and was used to keep pay low.

Trust me, the Koch brothers would love it.

Set the minimum wage [View all] PETRUS Feb 2013 OP
At LEAST $12/hr. Preferably $15/hr. JaneyVee Feb 2013 #1
I'd also like to set a maximum wage Cal Carpenter Feb 2013 #2
Careful what you ask for nadinbrzezinski Feb 2013 #3
That could still be an astoundingly high wage. OceanEcosystem Feb 2013 #5
Had to vote 15-20 sarisataka Feb 2013 #4
$25 or so, phased in over 2 years Recursion Feb 2013 #6
Kicking, please vote! (nt) PETRUS Feb 2013 #7
Why not raise it to $100 per hour? progressiveinaction Feb 2013 #8
Because that's more than needed for lots of us Ter Feb 2013 #9
I'd like to see generous public works, education, welfare and retirement programs... hunter Feb 2013 #10
Anyone else? (nt) PETRUS Feb 2013 #11
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