Whether President Obama succeeds in getting Congress to raise the minimum wage or not, the companies with the most low-wage workers are on notice that this issue will be in the spotlight right through the November mid-term elections.
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- The 10 U.S. Companies with the Most Minimum Wage Workers
- The Surprising Benefits of Raising the Minimum Wage
It's common wisdom that raising the minimum wage is bad for business, and thus bad for the economy. Or is it? Some conservative economists are now arguing that increasing the minimum wage would stimulate the U.S. economy and save the government billions of dollars in addition to improving the lives of low income workers.