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  •  Oh, they will call it a victory and continue (2+ / 0-)
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    to rail against the minimum wage. After all, although 52% of Republicans and 69% of Independents support an increase to the minimum wage, that's a battle for hearts and minds they haven't conceded.

    I've never left a blank space on a ballot... but I will not vote for someone [who vows] to spy on me. I will not do it. - dclawyer06

    Trust, but verify. - Reagan
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    by Words In Action on Wed Apr 30, 2014 at 10:10:11 AM PDT

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    •  I see they have taken up the banner (0+ / 0-)

      of "job loss," and that this country deserves more good-paying jobs rather than minimum wage jobs - not that they've done one single thing to incentivize, or even encourage, more good-paying jobs.  When the guy working the drive-thru window at my local McDonald's has a master's degree in sociology, something is terribly wrong.

      "All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing" - Edmund Burke

      by SueDe on Thu May 01, 2014 at 06:13:03 AM PDT

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