Does raising the minimum wage always result in job growth? | PolitiFact

Published November 6, 2014 by wallacedarwin

MINIMUM WAGE INCREASES & JOBS/PRICES

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2014/nov/06/ben-cardin/does-raising-minimum-wage-result-job-growth/

EFFECT ON JOBS & PRICES FROM INCREASES IN MINIMUM WAGE

“Thus there has been virtually no significant increase in prices because of higher costs, nor a significant increase in unemployment,” Gleicher said. “At the same time, there has not been all that much of an increase in demand causing a significant increase in jobs.”

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POLITIFACT
11/6/14

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