THE House Democratic leadership wants legislators to impose a state minimum wage on employers in this year's legislative session. It's part of a legislative agenda they cleverly call FEED, which they say stands for Families, Education, Energy and Development.
A more accurate title may be Foolishly Eliminating Economic Development.
Who will this proposal help - and do they need it?
The federal Bureau of Labor Statistics compiled the facts about who earns the minimum wage or less: