liberals against raising the minimum wage

Bill Gates: Raising Min. Wage Can Destroy Jobs

Ericka Andersen, Heritage Foundation Blog

"If you raise the min. wage, you’re encouraging labor substitution & you’re going to go buy machines & automate things, or cause jobs to appear outside of that jurisdiction. So within certain limits, it does cause job destruction. If you really start pushing it, then you’re just making a huge trade-off."