I have only one request. I really hate to see B.O. on anything. I skip over it if I see him on TV, real or rerun. I will not listen to anything he says. That is why I hate it when my favorite website shows his picture along with the story. Can’t you just eliminate the picture? We can read the story to get the details. We just don’t need to see him every time we turn around.
Thanks, and keep up the great job you guys do. I sincerely pray the Lord blesses you, each and every one, for the great job you do.
I suspect that an increase in the minimum wage would drive many companies out of business and make the McDonald’s Happy Meal too expensive for low-wage earners to buy. It certainly seems to be anti-”free market.” Perhaps it will work if there is the trade off that you are suggesting – ending welfare.
Raise the minimum wage to $10 per hour.
Mandate that employers contribute 15 percent in FICA tax.
Now that Congress is considering extending unemployment benefits, it’s hard to understand how they are also considering amnesty for illegal workers at the same time. Essentially, the amount spent on unemployment benefits is an indirect subsidy for employers of illegal workers. If those employers were willing to pay a higher wage, then those receiving unemployment would be willing to take those jobs, especially if they no longer were eligible of long-term unemployment. This is not Keynesian economics or supply-side economics; it’s Frankenstein economics, otherwise known as Obamanomics. Proposing an increase in the minimum wage o ... continue reading »