Minimum Wage Follies

The California legislature passed a bill to raise the state’s minimum wage to $7.25. Nice sentiment, but based on a mile-high pile of fallacies. Gov. Schwarzenegger has promised to veto the bill. Reason’s David Nott debated the author of the bill, Assemblywoman Sally Leiber, on Los Angeles area public radio. Listen to it here.

Adrian Moore

Adrian Moore, Ph.D., is vice president of policy at Reason Foundation, a non-profit think tank advancing free minds and free markets.