Other than that, I think it's a great idea to have different levels along those lines.
There is, as you point out, no way a person could live on what they'd be paid at Wal-Mart. The two sides are talking past each other about two different things.
A Canadian conservative is one who believes in limited government and that the government should stay out of our wallets and out of our bedrooms.
If I stop responding it doesn't mean I've conceded the point or agree with you. It only means I've made my point and I don't mind you having the last word. Please wait a few minutes before "quoting" me. I often correct errors for a minute or two after I post before the final product is ready.