Oh boy, this guy can't be trusted on even basic stuff.
“I'm looking at that, I'm very different from most Republicans,” Donald Trump told CNN's Wolf Blitzer about the prospect of increasing the minimum wage.
“You have to have something you can live on. But what I 'm really looking to do is get people great jobs so they make much more money than that, much more money than the $15.”
During a November appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Trump said the current minimum wage is too high and was slowing job growth.
"We have to become competitive with the world. Our taxes are too high, our wages are too high, everything is too high,” he said. “What's going to happen is now people are going to start firing people.”
Here is Milton Friedman on the minimum wage: