(CBS DETROIT) – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce wants the government to immediately stop paying an extra $300 in unemployment benefits.
The business lobby says the extra money is giving some people less incentive to look for work.READ MORE: Preorders For Ford Electric F-150 Lightning Tops 100,000
It also says about one in four people are taking home more in unemployment pay than what they earned while employed.READ MORE: State Lawmakers Look To Fight Pollution in Michigan Auto Lots and Junkyards
Critics argue this is also proof the minimum wage needs to be increased.MORE NEWS: Michigan Lawmakers Looks To Give More Time For Drivers To Renew Expired Drivers License and Vehicle Registrations
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