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Distribution of answers submitted by Georgia voters.
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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The federal minimum wage is the lowest wage at which employers may pay their employees. Since July 24, 2009 the U.S. federal minimum wage has been set at $7.25 per hour. In 2014 President Obama proposed raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 and tying it to an inflation index. The federal minimum wage applies to all federal employees including those who work on military bases, national parks and veterans working in nursing homes. See recent minimum wage news
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There should be two minimum wage levels set, one for smaller independent businesses and for multinational businesses. Smaller businesses can pay the present amount (ex. $8.00) or raise a new floor level to ($9.00). On the other hand, multinational... 4 years ago from a Democrat in Forest Park, GA
Move to something like Germany, Swede and Switzerland have. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Pendergrass, GA
No. They should eliminate the minimum wage in favor of a livable wage. The wage will be pegged to the cost of living in each state, so if prices go up, so does the livable wage. This will eliminate the need to be concerned about inflation, corporations... 4 years ago from a Green in Canton, GA
It depends. Is it sustainable when not all companies are profitable? Where will the money come from? Do you end free trade to accomplish this goal?. 4 years ago from a Republican in Acworth, GA
Raising the federal minimum wage will increase the cost of the goods produced. That being said, because so many people are forced to take these jobs with educations, I do think that there should be incentives for allowing employees to get better pay and... 4 years ago from a Republican in Macon, GA
Yes, but it should also incentivize companies to provide profit sharing benefits for their employees. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Marietta, GA
Raise minimum wage and lower welfare/unemployment. 4 years ago from a Republican in Rebecca, GA