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Distribution of answers submitted by Kansas voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 12, 2011. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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The federal minimum wage is the lowest wage at which employers may pay their employees. Since July 24, 2009 the U.S. federal minimum wage has been set at $7.25 per hour. In 2014 President Obama proposed raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 and tying it to an inflation index. The federal minimum wage applies to all federal employees including those who work on military bases, national parks and veterans working in nursing homes. See recent minimum wage news
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Tie minimum wage to the GDP or some other economic standard so it stays consistent with the growth of the economy. 5 years ago from a Republican in Potwin, KS
The minimum wage is not the problem. The problem is who are the greatest employers. McDonalds only has to pay its worked enough to buy their product. The economneeds to be restructured so the majority of people have jobs that demand a higher pay. 5 years ago from a Green in Potwin, KS
No, we should instead work toward guaranteed minimum income. The faster technological growth occurs, the less jobs will be available. "Creating jobs" is slowing down our development. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Potwin, KS
Yes and adjust it each year for inflation based upon all items including futures traded items like food, etc. Current Inflation rates do NOT include the excessive increases in food (grocerys), gas, power costs, and other necessities for living in the US.... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Potwin, KS
Sliding minimum based on age and experience. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Mcpherson, KS
Not unless the people are willing to accept higher prices on products as a result. 5 years ago from a Republican in Potwin, KS
No but the issue should be revisited every 2 yrs. 5 years ago from a Republican in Potwin, KS
Implement a Guaranteed Basic Income for all citizens, then abolish the minimum wage and let the free market decide wages, now that the option of turning down a job doesn't sometimes imply starvation. 5 years ago from a Green in Potwin, KS
Increasing it every year would just take it on and on. More jobs need to be created...and federal spending cuts need to be enforced. Federal salaries for top executives and Congress need to be cut. There should be a rule against Congress giving... 5 years ago from a Republican in Wellsville, KS
No, but they should remove Inflation and make money cost fixed by a process of law suiting for a business survival. 5 years ago from a Republican in Mcpherson, KS
Only proportionate to inflation in order to prevent poverty wages. But this needs ot be carefully checked against market indicators, so as not to accelerate inflation for all people. The government should work just as diligently to try to reduce the cost... 5 years ago from a Republican in Potwin, KS
No minimum wage, fixed base income for everyone. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Mission, KS