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Timothy P. Carney: Unions use minimum wage hike to quash competition

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Labor unions lobbied Congress heavily over the past few years to increase the federal minimum wage, trumpeting the cause as a struggle to help the working man. The higher minimum wage that went into effect this summer certainly helps union workers, but as last month’s uptick in unemployment shows, the benefit may come at a real cost to other American workers.Raising the minimum wage has very...

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