low-skilled workers

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not everyone wants a 15 minimum wage

Premier Kathleen Wynne plans to increase Ontario’s minimum wage to $15 per hour over the next 18 months.


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Most minimum wage earners in Ontario are not the primary or sole earner in their household.


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Ontario’s proposed labour law changes will hurt young workers the most

For every 10 per cent increase in the minimum wage, youth employment drops by three to six per cent.


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higher minimum wage could hurt working Ontarians

The vast majority of minimum wage workers—85 per cent—do not live in low-income households.


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Prime Minister Trudeau earmarked millions of dollars for job-creation efforts.