About 2 years ago

02/09/2021 - $15 Minimum Wage Would Cut Employment, Reduce Poverty, CBO Study Finds

– The Wall Street Journal
Nonpartisan study says raising the minimum wage would cost 1.4 million jobs but lift 900,000 people above the poverty line.
– The New York Times
Booming business during the pandemic hasn’t always meant better wages, and they have largely been left off vaccine priority lists.
– The Wall Street Journal
In a survey of almost 10,000 respondents, many small companies said continued government aid is key to their survival.
– The New York Times
Burger King, Popeyes, Chipotle, Denny’s and some 200 other food companies have embraced the Better Chicken Commitment, but grocery chains generally have not, with the exception of Whole Foods.