More spurious labor economics from our friends at the Progressive Pulse (and Gubernatorial candidate Richard Moore apparently):
Earlier this week, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Richard Moore called for a $1 per hour increase in the state’s minimum wage. That one move would boost the wages of 632,000 people or 16 percent of the state’s workforce.
And this proposed while recession threatens? Populism-cum-broken-windows-fallacy. Here’s my response.