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  •  It means that the minimum wage causes (0+ / 0-)

    black teen unemployment.

    Why in God's name should minimum wage be lowered for the long-term unemployed? They are UNEMPLOYED.
    The idea is to let companies hire these people for less than minimum wage for a certain period of time to get them back into the workforce.
    •  Jeremie Willaims posted this on AATP (0+ / 0-)

      he put it best:

      You heard that right folks, while Art Laffer believes that abolishing the minimum wage for black teenagers in order to help them find jobs, Michael Strain believes that it should at least be lowered because no should ever be asked to hire one of those snotty brats and take a financial risk on them.

      - See more at: http://aattp.org/...

      The Seminole Democrat
      Confronting the criminally insane who rule our state; as well as the apathy of the vast majority who let them.

      by SemDem on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 06:53:25 PM PST

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