Two days after returning from some kind of hiking expedition in Argentina and one day after spending a day doing nothing – at least publicly – at the White House, President Obama today is playing golf. He is at the Joint Base Andrews course playing with some of the usual junior White House aides.
Why do people just lie? According to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, raising the federal minimum waveform $7.25 per hour to $10.10 would cost half a million jobs: Once fully implemented in the second half of 2016, the $10.10 option would reduce total employment by about 500,000 workers, or 0.3 percent, CBO projects. There’s evidence.