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We're calling this stuck in Obama land wages down.
-- -- -- -- amongst low wage -- since President Obama took office that's the very group that his policies was supposed to be helping.
We have someone from the group that released that study -- -- this week.
He blamed it on the below minimum wage she wants the minimum wage to go up that he says would help out.
Raucous come on in from The Heritage Foundation James -- I think you've got a different explanation.
As to why it low wage workers all losing ground.
Well it's hard to blame the minimum.
Way -- and we just increased the the minimum wage a few years ago and it wasn't successful.
The problem we have -- media economy is so weak right now.
But the the best thing for -- -- -- particularly low skilled workers is a strong job market and low unemployment.
I don't look at the late ninety's with the President Clinton and detect them.
Up and down the income step scale wages are rising.
But president Obama's economic policies have -- economy back.
You know he's is pursued longstanding ideological goals but he hasn't pursue goals that would get the economy moving and so we see who wages stagnant -- I -- I read the original reports.
From this some of the law employment I think and I'm the -- precise -- but -- -- is on leftist group out of Washington and I read the report.
And it was saying that basically you've got an influx of eleven million illegal immigrants.
And they all looking harder and they are taking these low wage jobs away from native born Americans what do you make of that.
Well I think god -- -- -- cancer show that actually -- up able the immigrant groups and most compete against.
I tend to be fellow immigrants who are already there but there is -- -- and in this is what the Congressional Budget Office found.
That there is and if exploring the wages of I existing workers particularly those without a high school degree so -- -- going to be some effect there.
But how do you do with that problem.
When you do -- that -- if we're strong job market and companies hiring low unemployment and that's what Obama's policies haven't delivered.
Give me thirty seconds on how -- would -- votes this backwoods movement for low wage workers what policies do you think we should employ to change course.
Well I think the first step would be do no harm.
Obama -- is leading employers to cut hours it's making business is very reluctant to hires.
Other issue poll showing that -- enormous numbers of third 40% of businesses have decided not to hire.
Because of all the mess of this health care law so step one -- that you shouldn't have done that but we have now -- bad mistake you junket you get rid of it.
Step two what's it would be do things the boost overall economy.
Why are we allowing more investment in oil and natural gas extraction this could be it moving -- industry that could employ.
Hundreds of thousands or perhaps even millions of more American workers and lower the energy costs the heating costs in the gas costs that every American.
Special -- to -- why does the -- -- -- throwing up barriers why did it take years to approve the Keystone Pipeline.
These policies make no sense we have an appeal that we haven't approved it had to punt away.
Looks like the delay might cost of -- -- overall James -- Heritage Foundation thank you so.
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