Inflation Has Turned $15 an Hour Wages Into a Setback

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Cimarron

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Inflation Has Turned $15 an Hour Wages Into a Setback

Wages have risen this year, but inflation has made that money worth less than before, preventing any meaningful improvement in living standards.

Many Americans have been delighted to see wages rising since the end of the pandemic. But whether they realize it yet, inflation has already eaten up all of those gains...

https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/a...on-has-turned-15-an-hour-wages-into-a-setback

Why is this a surprise?