A $50 Per Hour Minimum Wage?

Dr. Munr Kazmir
4 min readFeb 15, 2024

Proposed by a Democratic lawmaker in California, the idea seems outrageous at first glance. But is it?

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In a bold move that has ignited heated debates across the political spectrum, a Democrat lawmaker has proposed a $50 per hour minimum wage law.

California Democrat and Senate candidate Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) voiced the controversial policy proposal during a recent debate. The former…