New Congress Will Likely Boost Minimum Wage

Shuster, William George
January 2007
JCK;Jan2007, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposal by the Democratic Party in the U.S. Congress to increase the minimum wage from $5.15 to $.7.25. The proposal received public approval in several states. However, this will face opposition by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, saying that should there be an increase, then there should also be corresponding reduction in government regulations on small businesses.


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