Tag: Minimum wage

Why Birmingham Is Doing The Right Thing And Raising Their Minimum Wage

So some people are already complaining about the City of Birmingham deciding to raise the minimum wage to $8.50 by July 2016 and $10.10 by July 2017.  I mean, having the Birmingham City […]

The Practice Of Restaurant Tipping Needs To End Forever

I think the future of restaurant tipping will be to simply do away with tipping all together.  We keep hearing of horror stories involving servers being tipped so little, or nothing at […]

The Oklahoma Minimum Wage Debacle / Why A Basic Income Is Good For America

Today, a story from the state of Oklahoma went viral, and it involves some people and how much they make at their jobs.  Governor Mary Fallin today signed a bill banning any […]

Three Reasons Why The 2013 Crazy Christmas Shopping Season Has Been Rough

  What a Christmas season it has been for the retailers.  Many retailers are seeing struggling sales.  Some stores have stayed open for 24 hours straight to attract customers.  And Target is […]

Getting Into The Christmas Spirit With Tips For Jesus

Everyone should know how badly servers are treated when it comes to being paid.  They only make $2.13 an hour.  The rest of their pay comes from people’s tips.  But when the […]

Sunday Discussion: Alabama Prayer Controversy / The Fast Food Protests

This week, Alabama was in the national spotlight again.  A prayer at a Alabama Public Service Commission meeting stirred the hornet’s nest because the pastor was controversial.  Commission President Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh introduced pastor John Jordan from […]

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