By John Godfrey
Wall Street Journal, 1/30/07
... Some business leaders say, however, that the additional wages will increase workers' purchasing power, in turn boosting their companies' bottom line. For example, Jim Sinegal, chief executive of Costco Wholesale Corp., backs the wage increase. And while the U.S. Chamber of Commerce opposes the minimum wage rise, the U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce supports it.
"We all lose when American workers are underpaid," said Margot Dorfman, CEO of the U.S. Women's Chamber.