Updated: March 6, 2014 7:04AM
Want to get more people off welfare and food stamps and have them pay taxes? Raise the minimum wage.
People think all those wonderful hamburger-flipper jobs will escape to Wisconsin and Indiana. I don’t think so. McDonald’s franchises are some of the most lucrative small-business opportunities, resulting in many millionaire owners.
I wouldn’t mind paying two bits per meal more to get someone off government support.