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Seattle's experience shows liberals are clueless about raising the minimum wage

To the editor: To anyone with any understanding of economics, it is obvious that randomly raising the minimum wage helps no one. (“Minimum wage fight may heat up after new study finds jobs and hours fell in Seattle,” June 26) It has been shown time and again that employers will respond, as those...
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