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Learn The Facts - Myths about the Minimum Wage laws

With so much debate over minimum wages, please learn the facts so you are prepared to argue with people and quickly shut them down with facts.

Here are great resources:

1. Shows that unemployment sky-rocked after minium wage laws were imposed/

http://www.acton.org/pub/commentary/2011/07/06/minimum-wage-...

2. Shows how unemployment went up in New Jersey after minimum wages went up, plus other myths.

http://www.minimumwage.com/myths/

3. Here is an article that estimates that 800,000 more people were added to unemployment in the US.

http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/13/where-a-minimum...

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An angle worth looking at

Peter Schiff said in 1931, labor unions basically pushed minimum wage through to prevent blacks from bringing down hiring costs.

Minimum wage was instated to specifically prevent job growth, especially to those of color.

I haven't looked it up yet, but if true, it would be a huge help to have all minorities shouting to remove minimum wage laws, due to outrage.

I agree. listened to that too

I agree. listened to that too on his show..

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Awesome post

You would think this stuff would be common sense but logic and reason is lost on many people.

I wrote an article about this a while ago:
http://simplefactsplainarguments.blogspot.com/2013/02/minimu...

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