simplynotfair http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/13586/all en CNN: Raising Minimum Wage Leads to Job Growth http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnn-raising-minimum-wage-leads-job-growth <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-oreilly">Lauren O&#039;Reilly</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Many economists argue that increases in the minimum wage cost jobs, but that didn’t stop “Your $$$$$” hosts Ali Velshi and Christine Romans from defending such increases.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Velshi described Sen. Barack Obama’s support for raising the minimum wage as “more attractive” because of the recent job losses and asked a Republican strategist what Sen. John McCain would do to create jobs on Oct. 25.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnn-raising-minimum-wage-leads-job-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business AliVelshi ChristineRomans CNN EmploymentPoliciesInstitute HilaryRosen LeslieSanchez MinimumWage simplynotfair smallbusinesses TheHeritageFoundation unmitigatedgoodnews Your$$$$$ Tue, 28 Oct 2008 13:13:13 +0000 admin 25823 at http://www.mrc.org