Peter Munk Centre for Free Enterprise Education
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.
The PCs promise to follow through on the Wynne government’s commitment to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour.
Between now and 2019, Ontario will increase its minimum wage to $15 per hour.
In fact, 60 per cent of minimum wage workers are aged 15 to 24.