Tag Archives for minimum wage

March 13, 2015

Seattle’s $15 minimum wage effective April 1st. Restaurants are closing. UNEXPECTEDLY! [Darleen Click]

TweetWho could have ever predicted this? Seattle’s $15 minimum wage law goes into effect on April 1, 2015. As that date approaches, restaurant across the city are making the financial decision to close shop. The Washington Policy Center writes that … Continue reading

13. March 2015 by Darleen
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October 10, 2014

White House proves Twainism “Lies, damned lies, and statistics” [Darleen Click]

TweetConsider: When #WomenSucceed, America succeeds. It's time to help millions of women by raising the minimum wage. #RaiseTheWage pic.twitter.com/3K4F6RcPy2 — The White House (@WhiteHouse) October 10, 2014 Now the real story: Perhaps surprisingly, not very many people earn minimum wage, … Continue reading

10. October 2014 by Darleen
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February 16, 2013

“It’s full of fecal matter” [Darleen Click]

Tweet Obama’s new catchphrase, Ladders of Opportunity CHICAGO (AP) — Pressing his case in the town that launched his political career, President Barack Obama called Friday for the government to take an active, wide-ranging role in ensuring every American has … Continue reading

16. February 2013 by Darleen
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May 19, 2012

Meet Desmond Hatchett — the fulfillment of the Welfare State [Darleen Click]

TweetThe Leftists’ dream … You have to say this much for Desmond Hatchett: He has a way with the ladies. The 33-year-old Knoxville, Tenn., resident has reportedly set a Knox County record for his ability to reproduce. He has 30 … Continue reading

19. May 2012 by Darleen
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