Raising the Minimum Wage

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Bubba74, Sep 15, 2018 at 8:54 AM.

  1. Bubba74

    Bubba74 Well-Known Member

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    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/arti...-000-wage-hike-workers-are-fired-in-venezuela

    Thing just keep getting better and better in the Socialist Paradise
     
  2. Magoo

    Magoo You don't have to be Einstein to figure it out

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    It should be $18.75 an hour here to keep up
     
  3. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    Socialist paradises:
    bleeding jobs and financial prosperity.

    America under Trump's leadership and conservative principles:
    Wages on the rise, household income on the rise, personal wealth on the rise, jobs plentiful.

    Think about this you left wing nutjobs. Do you want personal prosperity or the Democrats being in power? You can't have both.
     
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  4. Bubba74

    Bubba74 Well-Known Member

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    stop allowing illegals to pour into the nation and the wages will continue to rise

    but hey the Dems are full of racebaiting poverty pimps, that would destroy them
     
  5. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    What would that make a McDonald's extra value meal? About $16.00?
    :duh:
     
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  6. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    For an adult that is worried about the minimum wage, they don't have a wage issue, they have a skill-level issue.
     
  7. Rastus

    Rastus ..MAGA.. AD-FREE USER

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    Why is there a free stuff minimum wage?
     
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  8. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    Those types can never get enough of other people's stuff or their money. When it comes to handouts there is no maximum amount. More, more, more, gimme, gimme, gimme.
    The pathetic bums are always begging for more.
     
  9. Teamsta II

    Teamsta II Comrade trump is a big baby

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    McDonald's is gross, I wouldn't eat it if it were free.
     
  10. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    I think that you missed the point.
     
  11. AzPilot

    AzPilot Well-Known Member

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    Yup, they need to at least move up from unskilled laborers to semi-skilled laborers such as truckdrivers ,waiters,taxi drivers,bartenders, security guards,etc.
     
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  12. SAC75

    SAC75 Well-Known Member

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    You’re being a moron as usual. Truck drivers make good wages because no one wants to do it. Being away from their family and such. No one is standing in line to be a truck driver. You can tell your a leftist ****** with your smug attitude.
     
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  13. AzPilot

    AzPilot Well-Known Member

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    Just telling it like it is, it is a semi -skilled job and I drove for 30+ years which gives me a little insight. Yes even though it pays well most don't want the job and the shortage will get worse. Having Trump in the Whitehouse, you should be comfortable with a smug attitude by now.
     
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  14. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    I know of hundreds of truck drivers making over $100k per year, how about those other folks you mentioned?
     
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  15. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash They will make you look foolish.

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    The semi-skilled truck drivers have bad driving records and are not the coveted, high paid drivers. Some of the rest of us are getting calls from former employers begging us to come back and work for them again.
    I've been in a high paid, highly stressful white collar job and have been recruited multiple times to do it again, but I have no interest in that stressful crap. So if you think that we are all just driving trucks as a default job you would be wrong. I'm a high paid truck driver by choice, not by default with no other options.
     
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  16. Bubba74

    Bubba74 Well-Known Member

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    Well at $18.75/ hour, it sure as heck wont be free
     
  17. Driver71

    Driver71 AKA:DBLCLUTCH

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    How about if they had cloth napkins?
     
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  18. Magoo

    Magoo You don't have to be Einstein to figure it out

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    Yes and paper straws
     
  19. Bubba74

    Bubba74 Well-Known Member

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    straws are a felony

    No other problems on the planet, except the use of straws
     
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  20. 20_yrs_2_go

    20_yrs_2_go Well-Known Member

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    Minimum wage must have been the complaint of the day at fox news
     

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