Fast Food Conglomerate Brags To It’s Employees About Killing $15 Minimum Wage In Congress

  • The parent company of some of America’s largest fast food chains is claiming credit for convincing Congress to exclude a $15 minimum wage from the recent COVID relief bill, according to internal company documents reviewed by The Daily Poster.
  • Inspire Brands — which owns Jimmy Johns, Arby’s, Sonic, Buffalo Wild Wings and Dunkin’ Donuts, on Thursday sent employees a review of its government lobbying activity that highlighted its success in keeping the $15 minimum wage out of Democrats’ American Rescue Plan.
  • The company’s boasts come just a few months after a government report found that some of its chains had among the highest percentage of workers relying on food stamps.

See full story here.



Categories: Business, Government, Labor

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: