TITLE

Business owners welcome minimum wage increase, study finds

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Chris
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Hudson Valley Business Journal;7/27/2009, Vol. 19 Issue 29, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the implementation of the 7.25 U.S. dollar federal minimum wage effective July 24, 2009 in the U.S. Study reveals that national business leaers and small business owners across the country believe that the increase will boost consumer buying power as well as promote economic recovery in general. Business Alliance for Local Living Economies research and public policy director Michael Shuman adds that the increase will help Americans have a decent and fair livelihood.
ACCESSION #
43534041

 

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