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https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/27/business/mcdonalds-minimum-wa...

"Going forward, McDonald's Corporation will not use our resources, including lobbyists or staff, to oppose minimum wage increases at the federal, state or local levels," wrote Genna Gent, vice president of US government relations for the company. "Nor will we participate in the association advocacy efforts designed expressly to defeat wage increases."

In a tight job market, I guess McDonalds figures its scale makes wage increases less debilitating than to many of their competitors.

Jeff
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