Breakdown: What Does a Higher Minimum Wage Cost?
Democratic lawmakers and Gov. Kate Brown are hell-bent on increasing Oregon’s minimum wage this month. People on every rung of the economic ladder are calculating how the wage hike will impact their bottom line. That includes government workers. More than 165,000 Oregonians draw a public sector paycheck, and many of them will see their pay … Continue reading Breakdown: What Does a Higher Minimum Wage Cost?