POL 1100 Strayer University Lithonia Week 10 Increasing the Minimum Wage Essay


  • Final Reflection
    In this paper, you will share that domestic policy, provide substantive reasons and supporting references for why that policy should change, identify the political processes for changing that policy, and identify how the public can be involved. Your paper should include the following three parts.
  • Part 1
    What is one domestic policy that you would change, and why? Be sure to use your approved policy and references identified in the Policy You Would Change activity you completed in Week 9 which was INCREASING MINIMUM WAGE. The references should support why this policy is one that should change. 
  • Part 2
    There are procedures or processes within each branch of government for changing and addressing policy concerns. From the list of branches below, choose two and identify a procedure in each one for changing or making a new policy. 
    • The legislative process.
    • Presidential executive action.
    • Administrative agency’s regulations.
    • Legal system of the courts

Part 3
In what way can the public influence this proposed policy change? Be specific.
Your paper should meet the following requirements:

  • Two identified approaches to change the policy.
  • One way public involvement can influence the policy change. 

Topic picked is in favor of increasing the minimum wage

3 references :

  1. https://www.epi.org/publication/raising-the-federal-minimum-wage-to-15-by-2025-would-lift-the-pay-of-32-million-workers/
  2. https://www.cnbc.com/2021/06/09/15-minimum-wage-would-benefit-about-560000-child-care-workers-.html
  3. https://wol.iza.org/articles/does-increasing-the-minimum-wage-reduce-poverty-in-developing-countries/long