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Candidate Trump Backed Working People. As President, He Keeps Wages Suppressed Jun. 18, 2019

Daily Editorials

During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump at one point called for hiking the federal minimum wage. Now ... Read More

AOC Returns to the Scene of the Minimum Wage Crime Jun. 06, 2019

Larry Elder

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., an advocate for a $15 minimum wage, returned to work as a bar... Read More

Workers Making Apple IPhones Start at $3.15 Per Hour -- in China May. 15, 2019

Terence Jeffrey

The workers who assemble Apple iPhones make a starting wage of $3.15 per hour in the People's Republ... Read More

Brother Works Brother into Poverty May. 09, 2019

At Work

Q: My brother convinced me to visit him in the U.S., so I applied for a temporary visa and came. I l... Read More

Warren Rule: Minimum Wage Earner Should Be Able to Afford Spouse, Child and Mortgage May. 01, 2019

Terence Jeffrey

Sen. Elizabeth Warren told a story at the She the People Presidential Forum last week, illustrating ... Read More

Is America Running Out of Workers? Apr. 16, 2019

Stephen Moore

If you want one number that encapsulates the enormity of the economic turnaround under President Don... Read More

If $15 Minimum Wage Is Such a Good Idea, Why Did AOC's Bar Close Down? Mar. 21, 2019

Larry Elder

The brilliant Thomas Sowell, when in college, considered himself a Marxist. Asked what changed him, ... Read More

A Livable Minimum Wage Shouldn't Be a Red State/Blue State Issue Feb. 20, 2019

Daily Editorials

Illinois this week joined a growing list of blue states to approve a $15 minimum wage, part of a nat... Read More

Plan to Undermine New Minimum Wage Is Latest Display of Contempt for Voters Feb. 19, 2019

Daily Editorials

Missouri legislators are at it again, plotting to overturn a statewide vote, this time by chipping a... Read More

Dems Deny Economic Boom Feb. 06, 2019

Betsy McCaughey

Democrats, now the majority in the House of Representatives, are trying to turn that body into the H... Read More

Lessons From the Past Jan. 28, 2019

Thomas Sowell

Seventy-one years ago this month — in January 1948 — a black, 17-year-old high school dr... Read More

Be Careful What You Wish for on the Minimum Wage Jan. 24, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

We have a saying in France that goes something like this: With enough "ifs," we could put Paris in a... Read More

Here Is the Progressive Agenda Jan. 12, 2019

Ted Rall

Clintonite corporatists still control the Democratic National Committee, despite their long string o... Read More

Capitalists vs. Capitalism Dec. 19, 2018

John Stossel

It's bad enough when leftists smear capitalism. I hate it more when capitalists do it, too. I'd hop... Read More

Policies Have Consequences Dec. 05, 2018

Ben Shapiro

This week, France set itself on fire; the stock market tumbled; and news broke that low-wage employm... Read More

Now Hiring: The Trump White House Sep. 03, 2018

Marc Dion

There's a warehouse close to my house, and they're hiring. They're always hiring up there. The jobs ... Read More

Working for Tips Aug. 01, 2018

John Stossel

Union protestors and celebrity advocates have decided that waiters' tips aren't big enough. They ar... Read More

Stalking Horses Nov. 15, 2017

Walter E. Williams

When hunting was the major source of food, hunters often used stalking horses as a means of sneaking... Read More

Conflicting Visions Aug. 02, 2017

Walter E. Williams

For the most part, people share common goals. Most of us want poor people to enjoy higher standards ... Read More

Minimum Wage Cruelty Jul. 12, 2017

Walter E. Williams

There are political movements to push the federal minimum hourly wage to $15. Raising the minimum wa... Read More