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Natalie Tennant on Jobs

 


Raise payroll cap to $240,000; and raise minimum wage

Q: What measures do you support to making social security solvent again?

Capito: "We should bust the cap on the social security taxes and I'd be willing to take it above the $200,000 number."

Tennant: "I am supportive of raising the (payroll) cap to $240,000. Not quite that far, yet, then we'll work on a number. Another way that we can keep social security solvent is, quite simply, raise minimum wage. If you have more people getting paid, they're going to pay into social security more."

Source: WV Metro News on 2014 West Virginia Senate debate , Oct 8, 2014

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