60%
Yes
39%
No
52%
Yes
34%
No
5%
Yes, and adjust it every year according to inflation
3%
No, this will only cause prices to increase in a never ending cycle
3%
Yes, and make it a living wage
2%
No, most minimum wage jobs are meant to develop experience, not support a family
0%
No, and eliminate all wage standards

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 @8FZ4NNDfrom Ontario answered…4yrs4Y

No lower it, students will lose less money but it will help in the future for us with taxes and prices

 @8CM5QDJfrom Ontario answered…4yrs4Y

Yes and no, there should be adjustments according to inflation, but prices have already increased in a never ending cycle for so long... and we should bare in mind that lower-wage jobs are mostly for experience. There has been inconsistencies with payments from companies and level of experience...so there needs to be wage regulations instead of an exact minimum wage on all factors.

 @9LNKFH5from Ontario answered…3 days3D

No, they should start making life affordable, lower taxes and make house financing affordable, maybe then weĺl be in a better position to make kids, stop bringing in immigrants, we cant even tell were in Canada no more

 @9L5R7PFfrom Alberta answered…4wks4W

Minimum wage should be set at local or regional levels since the cost of living can vary greatly. The federal government should mandate a minimum wage calculation that incorporates inflation and pass laws that force all employers to increase wages annual by a minimum of inflation. Corporate pay scales should be required to be public.

 @98PQTLXfrom Ontario answered…1yr1Y

No because increasing the minimum wage cause business owners to pay for their labor costs with low employment

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