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The national minimum wage in 1968 was $1.60 which would be $12.27 adjusted to inflation in 2021, today $7.25, why is the USA so backwards?
- ?Lv 51 month agoFavorite Answer
The average CEO salary has gone up over 1,000%.
- Pearl LLv 71 month ago
maybe they dont want to pay a lot
- jeeper_peeper321Lv 71 month ago
min wage, adjusted for inflation since it started, should be about $4.70 today, not $7.65
- J PLv 41 month ago
There are "wage inequality" articles that can't explain it in a thousand words. But in all honesty it's a simple formula of power and greed. Giving power to the greedy is like asking to be cut and have a salted lemon rubbed into the cut. Please, could a selfish power-mad billionaire who cheats at everything from golf to marriage be my leader? As a relative often says, "Industrial Strength Stupid."
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- yodiLv 71 month ago
slave labor abides,