Letters to the Editor

January 25, 2014 12:00 AM

Minimum wage reality

When I last worked for minimum wage, I received the princely sum of $1.25 an hour. The current minimum is $7.25 or 5.8 times what I was paid. Based upon my own totally unscientific analysis, I have to conclude that I was much better off in 1971 than I would be now.

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