Dembrow’s Portland Economic Kingdom Threatens Control Over Minimum Wage Self Determination

PDX Empire BuildingSen. Portland-D Senator Dembrow wants Oregon to have three minimum wage regions, with a Portland-centric high minimum wage pressed on Washington and Clackamas counties to pay for Portland’s high cost of living. Continue reading Dembrow’s Portland Economic Kingdom Threatens Control Over Minimum Wage Self Determination

Raising Minimum Wage is a Failure of Government

It is hard not to be sympathetic to parents who are trying to raise their families while working a minimum wage job as the Reuter’s article
U.S. fast-food workers protest over pay, hundreds arrested demonstrates, especially those who do that as an alternative to going on welfare. Not that there’s something wrong with using welfare – so long as its of very limited duration to help people back on their feet. Continue reading Raising Minimum Wage is a Failure of Government