How long after Obama wins will it take for our wages to rise up to high paying level?
Are we all going to see our wages like the organized Americans who are getting in the range of $35 hr plus benefits and if so isnt everything going to rise in cost to pay for it? Helping the poor isnt that what this election is also about?
Asked By: Shamir - 8/18/2008
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Yeah, you just wait for Obama to win......theres a financial plan. Dude, how about you become a Republican, get a real job and then try to hang on to all that money you are making instead of having it taken away by Obama and his ilk?
Answered By: Dave Holman - 8/18/2008
Additional Answers (22)
a few years after
Answered By: Lil' Agitator aka Lola - 8/18/2008
the average american doesn't make that much and what makes you think Obama would have that kind of power to begin with?
Answered By: Drixnot - 8/18/2008
Probably 10 years after he leaves office. Since it will take that long to correct the damage he does....but don't worry he won't win.
Answered By: Homeless in Phoenix - 8/18/2008
lol,wow they sold you a bill of goods.
Answered By: whip - 8/18/2008
Don't rely on seeing any major changes, at least right away. I'm sure that minimum wage will increase but that will take time and it will probrably vary from state to state
Answered By: mandi_85reform - 8/18/2008
I don't see them rising at all, if anything I see wages going down, and we'd better be grateful to our benevolent democrat overlords for raising minimum wage a quarter.
Answered By: tripsix - 8/18/2008
Answered By: just plain old me - 8/18/2008
Do you actually understand economics at all? If you did you'd realise that raising minimum wage DOES NOT help ANYBODY. It's disasterous for jobs, the economy, and inflation. And nobody ends up any better off because the cost of living sky rockets when you raise the minimum wage. That's BASIC economics. Crack... More
Answered By: The Sh*t - 8/18/2008
when the moon goes behind the sun
Answered By: Evan V - 8/18/2008
About the same time our economy collapses and our money becomes worthless because none of our companies can survive high labor rates. And move all operations overseas.
Answered By: Eric - 8/18/2008
It won't matter cause he'll take all the extra w/ new taxes. people who make more money usually have more education. go back to school and quit expecting hand-outs
Answered By: ellejoh2 - 8/18/2008
I am not at the proper pay scale to answer that. oh, sorry, thats what obama said when asked about when life begins. lol
Answered By: Whiny liberal crybabies! - 8/18/2008
The wages will never go up lol And instead of all the rich people helping other countries why aren't we having food drives and raising money for the less fortunate here in are own country. Then again hey you are either rich or poor there is no more middle class. Every thing is up over 60% and I have yet to get a 60... More
Answered By: nicole cop - 8/18/2008
Hey, I'm a used car salesman. Prices will not go up too much on USED cars. Gotta be good for me right?? I'm gonna vote for Obama now!! Need a car?? Then come to Junior's used cars or just call BR549 Hee Haw
Answered By: Alan M - 8/18/2008
Wish the average American did make $35.00 an hour. One thing is sure . The wages may not rise much, but our taxes sure will, if Obama has his way.
Answered By: Locket - 8/18/2008
What the hell are you talking about? If I made $35 an hour I would be the richest guy I know... More
Answered By: footflash1 - 8/18/2008
Never because the only thing Obama knows how to do is raise taxes and start big government programs that we will have to pay for. Obama the only change he stands for is the change that will be left in our pockets when he is done or how often he changes his mind. He flip flops so much he makes Kerry look decisive.
Answered By: IceT - 8/18/2008
At the moment, i dont care about the poor. I would rather be able to have enough money for my family. Taxes = money well wasted on those who can go out and work for a living, try spending taxes on our schools or something.
Answered By: ? - 8/18/2008
Are you nuts? In the first place, Obama, Bush, or freakin' Clinton can't control wages. Where did you get this crap, a comic book? I sure hope you aren't old enough to vote, as ignorant of the political system as you are. Obama wants to raise taxes, which means that if you are actually working, you will take home LESS... More
Answered By: Ol Buck - 8/18/2008
helpingt the poor? man everyone will be poorer for voting for Obama He takes from the Rich and POOR..so don't be looking for no free anything..it won't happen for a long long time
Answered By: pablo_asawa - 8/18/2008
The following year you'll see a decrease in tax return. And before the year you'll see an increase in tax sales.
Answered By: Sunkissed - 8/18/2008
the only thing thats going to rise is Taxes, unemploment , fuel prices, and the level of terrorism. oh and the number of registered stupid people that boght into his con-job. Some people ar just stuck on stupid. Like B-HO clones. They don't know anything, thats what they know, an that's all they will ever know. even... More
Answered By: powerdoll - 8/18/2008
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