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Gov. Perry: Government shouldn't set minimum wage; it's up to businesses

posted on February 28, 2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he doesn't believe the federal government should set a minimum wage. He says it should be up to small businesses to decide what they want to pay. He contends setting a higher minimum wage could results in job losses, and he vows to not support anything that is a job killer.

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