Tag Archives: minimum wage

Fast Food Workers Strike, Majority Just Don’t Care

You may have heard about the movement by fast food workers that just won’t die… they want to be paid $15 an hour.  (Yes, you read that right.)  Today in many cities across the countries, employees of fast food establishments are going to be on strike, and you’ll likely not even notice. Here’s the deal […]

DC Challenges Walmart

The new big box minimum wage bill passes.  The mayor still has the option to veto. The D.C. Council issued a legislative rebuke to Wal-Mart on Wednesday, approving a bill that would require the retail giant and other big-box chain retailers operating in the nation’s capital to pay their employees a “living wage” of at […]

More Proof DC Politicians Are Idiots

Even on a local level, the IQ level of DC politicians is low.  Apparently, DC wants to raise its minimum wage to $12.50 an hour.  This possibility has Walmart, who is planning multiple stores in the area, to rethink their business in that area and has threatened to stop plans of expanding in DC if […]