We did the math for you. You’re welcome.
and then you have the leftists doing the “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil” in the background
do you really value your $2 above people making a wage that they can support themselves on. really.
Sorry, the heritage foundation is an arm of the anti-women, anti-gay, anti-trans, Koch Brothers who funded the citizens united ruling and are responsible for some of the shittiest things to ever walk the earth.
I trust their math about as far as I can throw the half a billion dollar building that they are housed in.
Here’s a more reliable source on the estimate cost increase as related related to wage increase, at least for McDonalds.
for those uninterested in clicking through, paying McDonald’s workers $15/hour would result in approximately a $0.22 raise in the price of a Big Mac, for about $31,000 a year at full time. That’s roughly double what minimum wage workers in America receive right now.
People who try to justify treating those barely scraping by as it is like shit and keep them in poverty are assholes. There are no excuses.