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An oversimplification, but the gap is real
"Closing our state’s wage gap would make a $9 billion difference to Missouri women."
— PolitiFact Missouri
That claim lacks some context.
Twenty million Americans are "out of work."
— PolitiFact Pennsylvania
California added more overall jobs, but Florida added them at a faster rate
"California has added twice as many jobs as Florida" over the past year.
— PolitiFact California
Such a large wage hike hasn't been studied
"Increasing the min. wage to $15 an hour would reduce spending on food stamps, public housing and other programs by over $7.6 billion a year."
— PolitiFact National
These job numbers are apples and oranges
"Seven hundred thousand. That’s how many California jobs will be lost thanks to the politicians raising the minimum wage….Now Florida is adding one million jobs, not losing them."
— PolitiFact Florida
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