Note: The NDP minimum wage promise applies to less than 1% of minimum wage earners in Canada (e.g cashiers, waiters, hotel receptionists do not qualify).
It could be because the NDP minimum wage promise is a mirage. 99% of minimum wage earners do not qualify. It’s misleading and Thomas Mulcair knows it. But don’t take our word for it...
NDP's $15 Minimum Wage Pledge: Party Says Promise Isn't Misleading.
– Huffington Post, August 5, 2015
Mulcair’s wage promise minimally truthful.
–Toronto Sun, August 8, 2015