As the wages soar, so does the worker productivity. As stated in the article, this could be a huge alarm for increased inflation. Is this really what our Nation needs right now, knowing that the poverty level has slightly increased. Yes, rising the wages for each person sounds like a great idea, but is it going to benefit the American people in the long run? We hope that it does, but much of the numbers that the government expected them to be at, rose very dramatically. With less output and the number of hours worked remaining the same, productivity for the quarter looked worse. The drop in output also meant that unit labor costs were higher. What do you guys think about this issue.