WCJ-images-Perez-min-wageOne of the first questions one might reasonably ask when considering what Obama’s Labor Secretary Tom Perez just claimed regarding God and government is…what about that cherished liberal principle of the separation of church and state? A second logical question would be…how does the head of the U.S. Department of Labor know what God believes about the federal minimum wage?  At a forum hosted by the Democrat-backing AFL-CIO labor federation this week, Sec. Perez delivered a passionate argument in favor of raising the federal minimum wage, currently pegged at $7.25 an hour. And he invoked the teachings of the Bible, the Quran, and the Torah in justifying a forced wage hike. Long known for his advocacy of government policies favoring labor unions and low-wage workers, Tom Perez has actually told a previous AFL-CIO convention, “I feel at home” among thousands of union activists gathered in Los Angeles in 2013. More