Slight edge on jobs, not stocks
"Job growth and stock growth for the first two years of Trump are down from where they were (during the) last two years of Obama."
on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
Population size matters
"On a per capita basis, Irving-Las Colinas has more Fortune 500 companies than any city in the United States of America."
— PolitiFact Texas
on Saturday, March 9th, 2019
Will jobs also be lost?
Raising the federal minimum wage to $15 "would give more than 40 million low-wage workers a raise, more than 25 percent of the U.S. workforce."
— PolitiFact National
on Friday, March 1st, 2019
It's been lowest for a long time
West Virginia has "the nation’s lowest workforce participation rate, which hovers around 50 percent, when the national average is about 63 percent."
— PolitiFact West Virginia
on Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Worth 28 percent less than 60's average
"Today’s minimum wage worker making $7.25 an hour has less buying power than a minimum wage worker in the 1960s."
— PolitiFact Virginia
on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019