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Seattle’s Minimum Wage Supporters Continue To Ignore The Facts

Seattle’s Minimum Wage Supporters Continue To Ignore The Facts
Authored by Andrew Syrios via The Mises Institute, In what has become a running joke amongst those skeptical of the claim that minimum wage increases have no effect on unemployment, a recent report by the Employment Policies Institute showed that 174 of the 184 co-sponsors of a bill to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour hired unpaid... Read More

Ahead Of The Fed: Strongest Demand For 2Y Paper Since 2015

Ahead Of The Fed: Strongest Demand For 2Y Paper Since 2015
With the FOMC members currently huddling deep inside the bowels of the Marriner Eccles building, perhaps scheming how to spook markets by announcing a surprise rate hike tomorrow, one would have assumed demand for 2 Year paper in today's auction would be less than stellar. One would be wrong, because moments ago the Treasury sold $26bn in 2 year paper... Read More