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Nolan Finley wastes five minutes of everyone's time with a wretched column about the minimum wage

by: Eric B.

Thu May 29, 2014 at 15:00:00 PM EDT


Nolan Finley was apparently made very angry by the passage of a higher minimum wage and took it out on everyone who reads his work by writing a column that adds zero value to the public's understanding of the minimum wage. He also says that Republican leaders who helped usher the thing through are basically Democrats, because it's not like this is the same gang of people who rammed Right to Work through in the dead of night and then made it impossible to hold any of them accountable for it. He also makes a bunch of fact free assertions about job losses from raising the minimum wage and job losses from attaching it to the inflation rate. To call it the least consequential work of political journalism you'll read this year is to lend it some value. It is a column that would have had the exact same impact had it never been written.

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Eric B. :: Nolan Finley wastes five minutes of everyone's time with a wretched column about the minimum wage
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