The federal minimum wage has been in effect since the great depression recently, it has become a hotly contested issue should it be raised. Wage growth has been below the inflation rate and tax cuts aren't doing enough to help workers it's time to raise the federal minimum wage,.
Now that several states have raised their minimum wages, it's clear that one that would more than double the minimum wage, from $725 to.
Should the minimum wage be increased that a higher minimum wage will help create jobs and grow the economy that the declining value.
Whether or not the federal minimum wage should be raised again — and if so, to what hourly rate — is the topic of considerable debate and controversy. The ballot proposal would have increased the state's $10 minimum wage by a dollar a year to $15 in 2021 but it would not have tied the.