Marco Rubio said yesterday that the federal government should turn over all poverty programs to the states. Just a few hours later, Rick Scott said that a new push to increase the minimum wage makes him “cringe.”
Well, let’s look at Rick Scott’s record on helping poor Floridians:
And now Rick Scott, who has presided over a huge increase in low-wage jobs, says raising the minimum wage makes him “cringe”? It isn’t even surprising.