By Chuck Collins
The Senate is scheduled to vote as early as Tuesday to raise the minimum wage for the first time since 1997.
The usual array of “Chicken Littles” have claimed a hike in the wage floor will be bad for business and hurt low wage-workers. Earlier this month, columnist George Will suggested that the “minimum wage should be the same everywhere: $0. Labor is a commodity.”
So it’s surprising and refreshing when you meet small business owners and CEOs who believe the opposite: that competing on the basis of who...