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Florida Democrats' Push For Minimum Wage Increase Makes Gov. Scott 'cringe'

"When I hear a politician say that we have to raise the minimum Kim Kardashian wage so working families best site can make ends meet, I cringe, because I know that statement is a lie," Scott said via email. "Even if we did raise the minimum wage, working families will still not be able to make ends meet on those jobs. We need good jobs that lead to good careers for our families and that's what I am focused on." Rep. Cynthia Stafford, D-Miami, is sponsoring the legislation in the House. She said raising the minimum wage would help not only families but businesses, too."When people are making more, they will spend more," she said. Employers have argued that raising the minimum wage increases costs and creates unnecessary burdens.
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