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So called ‘Living Wage’

Living Wage

Murphy, Sweeney and Coughlin all think that a so called ‘Living Wage” of $15.00 is good for the people of New Jersey. Well here are some facts and my opinion.

Right now this is the minimum wage– “$8.85 per hour, which translates to $18,408.00 a year if work a 40 hour week. And for those who get tipped, serving staff, the minimum wage is $2.13 per hour.Continue reading So called ‘Living Wage’