Wyoming Liberty Group
By Bradley Harrington
Published in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle on April 18, 2014
“The politician ... attempts to remedy the evil by increasing and perpetuating the very thing that caused the evil in the first place: legal plunder.” - Frederic Bastiat, “The Law,” 1850 -
Last week, while discussing locally-generated echoes of the national minimum-wage-raise debate, I made the points that:
Recent discussion in our nation’s capital has focused on raising the minimum wage, and any discussion of the minimum wage is accompanied by significant debates by supporters and detractors. Whether or not you support an increase in the minimum wage, it’s important to recognize that there are undeniable facts that are frequently left out of the debate.