Minimum Wage

$15 Minimum Wage & Michigan Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates
If you advocate for a $15 minimum wage should you not also pay people who work for you at least $15 and hour?
You would think that is a stupid question but in today’s politics it is not.
The Michigan Capitol Confidential news site is reporting that all three of Michigan's declared candidates for Gover…
Michigan Democrat Governor Hopefuls Want $15 Minimum Wage
The Detroit News is reporting that the Democrats running for governor of the state of Michigan are backing a $15 minimum wage effort.
According to the article former state Senate Minority Leader Gretchen Whitmer, former Detroit health director Abdul El-Sayed and entrepreneur Shri Thanedar all agree t…
Michigan, $15 Minimum Wage and Jobs
The Heritage Foundation, a D.C. based think tank just released their new report titled “How $15-per-Hour Minimum Starting Wages Would Affect Each State”.  The report was created from their study of data from the National Bureau of Economic Research...
Robot Makes 360 Burger an Hour
For all of you who want a $15 dollar an hour minimum wage, beware.  The Business Insider news site is reporting on a robot that according to the article can:
"slice toppings like tomatoes and pickles immediately before it places the slice onto your burger, giving you the freshest burger…
Honest Day’s Pay For Honest Day’s Work?
In a press release the Democratic National Committee Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz stated the following:
Throughout this campaign all of our Democratic candidates have spoken forcefully about leveling the playing field by making sure an honest day’s work is rewarded with an hone…
Michigan Minimum Wage Bill Passes
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Local governments in Michigan would be prohibited from setting local minimum wages or other requirements for employers under a bill approved in the Republican-controlled House a day after passing through committee amid protests...
Don’t Believe Their Statistics
First let me say that I and everyone I know would all agree that all people, men and women, gay or straight, white or non-white should get equal pay for equal work.
Remember the key is Equal pay for Equal work.  Meaning, that you must compare a person working in one job to another person working…

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