The State of the Union and the Minimum Wage

President Obama should abandon the $10.10 benchmark in favor of a bolder goal that is in keeping with economic and political realities — and with his promise to restore the middle class.

President Obama should abandon the $10.10 benchmark in favor of a bolder goal that is in keeping with economic and political realities — and with his promise to restore the middle class.

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