Mick Mulvaney on the fight over the $15 federal minimum wage

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A new CBO report found that raising the national minimum wage to $15 per hour would reduce poverty, but increase the deficit and cost 1.4 million jobs. Mick Mulvaney, former OMB director and White House chief of staff, joined “Squawk Box” on Tuesday to discuss the Democrats’ push to pass a national minimum wage through the budget reconciliation process.

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