The Benefits Of Minimum Wage

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With the thought of minimum wage being raised the nation has to think of the upsides and the down side. For me, however, there is only a downside. If the minimum wage was to be raised to 15 dollars and hour, then the cost of living, food, and many other factors of everyday life would also increase in price. When the cost of everything else goes up, then many people would want the minimum wage to follow the trend and increase even more. Then the same problem would be at hand. However, on the good side of the argument, the thought of having a normal paycheck be more than $300 makes me question if it would be worth it. With the thought of college around the corner, it helps to know that no matter what I will have a way to eat and have the clothes
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