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Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 12, 2011. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
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No because people who went to college worked their butts off just to get $15 and people who didn't go to school are just being handed money for not finishing school or having low skills. 1 year ago from a Socialist in Carson, CA
Yes, as businesses that cannot pay workers living wages should not have workers. 2 years ago from a Socialist in Galveston, TX
Leave it up to the states to decide but raise income for college certified/grads. 4 years ago from a Socialist in Tustin, CA
No, raising the federal minimum wage is not a feasible method to alleviating perceived inequalities wealth. 4 years ago from a Socialist in Minneapolis, MN
Yes, adjust the wage every year and mandate a livable wage so that people do not have to work two or three jobs. 4 years ago from a Socialist in Portland, OR