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Even Rick Santorum Supports a Minimum Wage Increase

Yes, Rick Santorum. This weekend in Kansas City:

Santorum said he supports an effort that would gradually raise the nation’s minimum wage from $7.25 to $8.75 gradually over three years.
  
“I”m not for what Barack Obama wants too do,” he said, referring to Democrat-led efforts to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. “But, the idea that the Republican Party, at a time when median wages are stagnant, is opposing the minimum wage is stupid politics.”
   
Santorum said Republicans have a problem with people “not thinking we care.”
   
“Sometimes when someone is hurting, they want to know that one thing more than anything else,” he said. “People don’t think we care.”

-PoliticMo