Feb 25, 2013 at 9:32 pm
MSNBC host Martin Bashir has been doing yeoman’s work highlighting the President’s proposal to raise the minimum wage to $9. I’m a veteran of these debates and lemme tell ya, it takes a lot of agitation to get them over the legislative goal line.
Here’s a piece on the topic from Martin’s blog to which I contributed, featuring a fascinating graph that summarizes literally decades of research on the impact of the minimum wage on employment. (Hint: the answer clumps around zero…)
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