Eliminate minimum wage -- and words

March 26, 2014 

Free enterprise will easily solve all these issues.

Please tell me how you determine a standard for the entire country.

This concept is based on a concept known as a "living wage." A living wage for a dog catcher in Johnstown, Penn., and someone walking dogs in Central Park in New York being the same is preposterous. The minimum wage is all about politics.

The conservatives will be blamed for defeating the increase ahead of the mid-term elections with the counterclaim they don't care for the poor.

The end of this stupid minimum wage nonsense would stimulate the economy. Good workers would be paid more and the others could move to some other part of the world where they could live on a lot less.

This is less than 150 words. Let's change from 250 for letters.

William J. Sturm

O'Fallon

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