Living Wage Battle: Sirota Vs. 'smarmy-looking liar'

On CNBC's 'Kudlow & Cramer' David Sirota debated John Stossel on the minimum wage issue.

David Sirota: Well, listen, John, I would encourage you stop reciting these dishonest talking points and the chatter you're hearing on the cocktail party circuit because the stats don't bear that out in any way at all….

Mr. STOSSEL: … I now realize who you are because you, on my Amazon page, he came on and said, 'I'm a smarmy-looking liar.'

Mr. SIROTA: You are.

For more on David Sirota's new book Hostile Takeover visit: Working For Change.

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