Ending tipped wage system will hurt the people it’s trying to help: Fifty/50 Group’s Scott Wiener


Scott Weiner, The Fifty/50 Restaurant Group co-owner, joins ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss the latest fight in the war over tipping, after activists in Chicago want to end the city’s ‘tipped wage system’, under which some restaurants are allowed to pay servers less than minimum wage as long as tips boost their earnings up to or above that level, the impact on the labor force, inflation, and the city’s culinary experience.

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