By DownsizeDC.org If minimum wage doesn’t kill jobs, then “sin” taxes don’t cut smoking and drinking.
Tonight, Downsize DC President, Jim Babka, will appear in Fort Myers, Florida. Tomorrow, he’ll be in Tampa. Specific times and places can be found HERE.
Politicians pass “sin” taxes to discourage the use of things like tobacco and alcohol. They know that higher prices cause lower consumption. But then the politicians contradict themselves. They act like the logic behind “sin” taxes does NOT apply to the minimum wage law.
Here’s a brand new way to think about this issue…
Raising the cost of employing people must reduce the supply of …read more