Peter Munk Centre for Free Enterprise Education
The B.C. government wants to raise the province’s minimum wage from $11.35 to $15.20 by 2021.
Minimum wage workers typically aren’t middle-aged.
Some businesses are reducing employee benefits and cutting work hours.
The Brown-led PCs would move to a $15 minimum wage over a four-year period.
Between now and 2019, Ontario will increase its minimum wage to $15 per hour.
The minimum wage will increase by more than 30 per cent in less than a year-and-a-half.