Debate over minimum wage
Noted by the promo to the show:
“[Y]ou can decrease the money floating around from that standpoint and [people] lose their jobs which is one of the consequences,” explains Jarrett Skorup with the Mackinac Center for Public Policy whose concern is a jump in minimum wage would do more harm than good.
“If a business does not believe, let’s say they want to hike it to $10.10 an hour, if they don’t believe you’re not worth that amount it doesn’t matter what the government says or anybody says, they’re not going to hire you.”
He earlier participated in a similar event on the GVSU campus.