Pat Roberts

Minimum Wage & The Economy

Pat Roberts

  • Senator from Kansas
  • Member of the Republican Party
  • Worked as news paper reporter before entering politics
  • Elected to Senate in 1996

Minimum Wage

Pat Roberts has a different view on minimum wage than most Republicans.

  • In 2005 he opposed an increase in minimum wage
  • In 2007 he changed his vote to yes for an increase in minimum wage to $7.25


Economy

  • Favors small buisness
  • Favors tax cuts over national debt