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Abandoning the minimum wage, too

We got a good laugh the other day when the three Republican U.S. Senate candidates in Missouri got together for a debate, and none of the three knew what the federal minimum wage is. But there's another angle to this clip that's worth paying attention to.
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Missouri Republican Senate candidates don't know what the minimum wage is, but wouldn't raise it

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (2 years ago)

Missouri's Republican Senate candidates may not know what the minimum wage is, but they're in agreement on one thing: It shouldn't be raised. No, whatever the minimum wage is, it's plenty as far as Rep. Todd Akin, businessman John B... Read Post

Dear candidates: learn the minimum wage

US Politics / Liberal : The Maddow Blog (2 years ago)

Back in March, the three Republican U.S. Senate candidates in Missouri got together for a debate, and none of the three could accurately say what the minimum wage is. I figured, right about then, every campaign consultant for every ... Read Post

VIDEO: All 3 Missouri GOP Senate Candidates Stumped When Asked To Identify The Minimum Wage

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

Three Missouri Republicans running to take on Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) in November were asked during a radio debate on KMOX what the federal minimum wage is and whether they would vote to increase it. None of the three knew what... Read Post


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