Search SEARCH

Dems or Repubs do you honestly feel it is the government's role to end poverty?

1)Do you feel free markets should dictate wages? 2) Do you feel more jobs are NOT created when minimum wage is increased? 3) Do you think minimum wages should just be a stepping stone and not a lifetime choice of wages, an entry level choice for teens and young people just starting out?

Asked By: Pink Tresses - 5/17/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
I am a liberal Indy... More
Answered By: politicoswizzlestick - 5/17/2008
Additional Answers (9)
end poverty = no 1 = yes 2 = yes 3 = yes
Source(s):
Answered By: netnazivictim - 5/17/2008
 
1)To an extent 2) No. Look at CEO wages in comparison to what happens down the chain. 3) It should be, but it's not as the US economy has switched from a manufacture economy to a service economy.
Answered By: Forget War Buy More - 5/17/2008
 
The causes of poverty are, unwed parents, no high school,
Answered By: Let the facts confuse U - 5/17/2008
 
I'm a Republican, but my views don't necessarily agree with my party... More
Answered By: King Duck - 5/17/2008
 
If you left it up to the markets about wages there would be no working class. They would be paying about the same rate as they do in third world countries.
Answered By: Pat M - 5/17/2008
 
The free market has always been a disaster, The point government economics is to be a buffer and it is the only reason we have not had a depression since the great one. The distribution of wealth if done in the right proportions spurs on capitalism for intelligence comes from everywhere and equality only gives... More
Answered By: olin h - 5/17/2008
 
as best as i have been able to tell, poverty is defined as being below a certain percentile of income (for instance the lowest 10%) , under such definition, poverty can only be ended by absolute equivalence... More
Answered By: Robin - 5/17/2008
 
Markets should be free. Within limits. Without these limits free markets tend to concentrate whatever wealth is available into fewer and fewer hands. Allowed to continue, this will shrink the market. As the market shrinks, society will stratify into a propertied class spending more and more of their time and... More
Answered By: Robert K - 5/17/2008
 
the government's role to end poverty? YES. The private sector is incapable of doing so as the U.S. slides from the top in manufacturing and sales... More
Answered By: TBDDF - 5/17/2008
 
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
www.HiringLocally.com
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.
JobsToLatinos.com

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-213
eTrustLogo