Building a Family Dollar or gas station is what is pushed as economic development in our community. Incremental increases in minimum wage is what is pushed as a ‘black agenda’. Getting more time to pay court fees and bs tickets is what is pushed as amnesty. This is what is pushed as black empowerment in St. Louis.
Missouri business owners still divided over minimum wage hike, which takes effect Jan. 1
The new year means an increase to Missouri’s minimum wage, but not all business owners are on board. Starting Jan. 1, the minimum wage will increase from