4th Street Forum - Past Shows
4th Street Forum is Wisconsin’s only weekly TV program that's taped in front of an audience.
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Fourth Street Forum - November 1, 2013
[Original Airdate: November 1, 2013]
The Minimum Wage: What's Fair?
Rent's due. The kids need shoes. And there's no money for food until Friday's paycheck. These are the issues for the minimum wage worker. For the business owner? The rent and payroll must be met and equipment maintained. What's a fair minimum wage?
With host Marcus White, Vice President of Community Partnerships, Greater Milwaukee Foundation and with guests in order of appearance - PAUL SECUNDA, JD, Professor of Labor Law, Marquette University; DANA SCHULTZ, Chapter Director, 9to5 Milwaukee; and STEVE BAAS, Vice President of Governmental Affairs, Metro Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC).