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Set the American dollar to the Labor standard.

$1 = 1 hour of minimum wage level labor. This would put permanent controls on inflation and minimum wage and return value to the effort the American worker contributes to society.

Jeff , 03.11.2011, 02:44
Idea status: under consideration


dawidio, 11.06.2012, 18:19
What would be considered minimum wage level work? Who sets that standard? Does a construction worker digging ditches get paid one dollar an hour while a clerk gets the same? Furthermore, in the transition period, how many people could afford to live off of 8 dollars a day?

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