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Gustavo Tiran

Gustavo Tiran

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    There will always be arguments on both sides when it comes to increasing minimum wage. For those opposing an increase in the minimum wage from $7.25 to $15.00 an hour. I present a challenge. For one month, set aside your current income and for one month live off the current minimum wage and then for the second month, increase your income to $15 an hour but remember to tax your income accordingly, and then get back to me. At even $15 an hour, it is not a sustainable income with the ongoing gentrification

    There will always be arguments on both sides when it comes to increasing minimum wage. For those opposing an increase in the minimum wage from $7.25 to $15.00 an hour. I present a challenge. For one month, set aside your current income and for one month live off the current minimum wage and then for the second month, increase your income to $15 an hour but remember to tax your income accordingly, and then get back to me. At even $15 an hour, it is not a sustainable income with the ongoing gentrification that is making it impossible to have a reasonable home to live in and an increase in the homeless issues.

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