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Editorial — Taking their order: Food service employees have been spared state fiat on tip credit

For several years, we have spoken out on this page against Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s habit of manipulating the wages required to be paid to certain employees in certain industries. With little regard for the financial strains they confront, Mr. Cuomo has at times unilaterally decided that merchants make enough money to pay wages that are more to his liking. This is but one example, we’ve previously reminded readers, of how New York is not open for business. More than two years ago, Mr. Cuomo took issue with the tip credit paid to many people who work in food service and hospitality jobs. This is the difference between the minimum wage and the ...