Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisc), a tea party favorite, insulted minimum wage workers at a recent constituent event, saying that "when you’re a good worker you don’t stay at minimum wage for long."
Johnson has a strong record supporting the one percent and opposing jobs-creating programs. He voted against the American Jobs Act. He also proposed a moratorium on all federal regulations until unemployment dropped to 7.
A Vietnam veteran in Wisconsin will have to wait until next year to find out if Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) supports raising the minimum wage, after the Tea Party Congressman shut his door and drove away from the question. Yesterday, in ... Read Post
Wisconsin Tea Party favorite Sen. Ron Johnson will not vote to raise the minimum wage. Why? Good workers will get a higher salary. Or, like Ron Johnson, perhaps they can marry into money. Sen. Ron Johnson: Want Out of Minimum Wage? ... Read Post