16 Things That Are Apparently More Acceptable To Some Americans Than A $15 Minimum Wage
Makes sense to me!
Recently, President Joe Biden made it clear that he wants to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour.
And naturally, a bunch of people had a bunch of things to say about it:
This debate is nothing new. In fact, the last time the federal minimum wage was raised was over a decade ago, in 2009:
And while people have been arguing for and against a minimum wage increase, billionaires in America had their net worth rise by $931 billion in 2020.
So let's get this straight:
Jeff Bezos accruing over $90 billion worth of wealth in 2020 ALONE:
$15 minimum wage:
Jeff Bezos making $7.5 billion a month in 2020:
Jeff Bezos making $250 million a day in 2020:
Jeff Bezos making $10.4 million an hour in 2020:
Jeff Bezos making $173,611 a minute in 2020:
Jeff Bezos making $2,893 a second in 2020:
Jeff Bezos making $400,000 in the time it took you to read this entire post:
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