I recently saw a meme with which I so totally agree that I am reproducing it below:
Click on over to the following embedded link to Meet Al and from there you can explore the rest of that website of Al Franken, U.S. Senator, Minnesota.
Oh, and another meme regarding the minimum wage to which I wish to draw your attention is as follows:
As that meme clearly shows, the real dollar value and purchasing power of the American minimum wage has consistently and dramatically declined since 1968.