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Minimum Wage Wars: Ralph Nader on raising the US minimum wage - Jan 14, 2014

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader demanded a raise in the U.S. minimum wage -- two years ago. He believes the American economy has suffered as a result in the meantime.

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