Comments on:

The minimum wage is rarely a household's sole sustenance

Back to the article » By |
Earlier this month, I wrote about how North Carolina cut off its extended unemployment benefits in July, only to see its job market take off in the months afterward. As the new Labor Department state employment data from last week reaffirm, the cuts don't seem to have hurt the state's economy at all, and might have even helped encourage job-seekers to take what was available. This reality did...

To learn more about commenting on and our community guidelines, please see our comments FAQ.