With their pledge to create "jobs, jobs, jobs" long forgotten, [Friday] all Florida House Republicans voted against a minimum wage hike, including Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) who boasts about helping people find jobs in his district and holding job fairs when he's home from Washington. ~ Beach Peanuts
Why are these people wrong about a minimum wage hike?
Raising the minimum wage may be the smart thing to do, but once again the message to America from the Republican party is, "Please go phuck yourselves!"
Click HERE to sign the petition to raise the minimum wage.
Editor's note: This piece may seem to have nothing to do with comestibles, but raising the minimum wage will have a positive effect on those in the food service industry. You know, those people who bring food to our tables in restaurants, and clean up our mess afterwards.