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Seatac Minimum Wage

Jason Linkins

So That Happened: The Obama Trade Deal Elizabeth Warren Hates Gets A Vote | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.25.2015 | Politics

So that happened. This week we look at one Washington State community in which the battle for a $15 minimum wage has been won, discuss the latest deve...

Dave Jamieson

How Raising The Minimum Wage To $15 Changed These Workers' Lives | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.23.2015 | Politics

SEATAC, Wash. -- In late 2013, voters in this airport town outside Seattle narrowly approved a groundbreaking measure setting a minimum wage of $15 pe...

Judge Strikes Down Part Of Minimum Wage Hike Measure

AP | Posted 12.28.2013 | Politics

SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state judge has struck part of the voter-approved $15 an hour minimum wage measure for airport workers in SeaTac. King ...

Area Man Accidentally Demolishes Arguments Against $15 Minimum Wage

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

Opponents of raising the minimum wage warn businesses could react with mass layoffs or soul-crushing price increases. But an owner of one of those bus...

'Thinking Globally, Acting Locally' In the Minimum Wage Fight

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 01.31.2014 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Something is happening. It's beginning to look as if the fight for a livable minimum wage might -- just might -- alter our political future.

Dave Jamieson

$15 Minimum Wage Hangs In Balance | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.08.2013 | Politics

Three days after residents in SeaTac, Wash., voted on a ballot measure that would create the highest minimum wage in the nation by far, the results re...