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Morning Fizz

Under Pressure, Burgess Will Reveal Which Council Members Voted for Which Finalists

Caffeinated news featuring the vacancy, the Northeast 130th Street station, and the minimum wage

  • 04/22/2015
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Article

"I Worry That People Are Going to Lose Their Jobs"

A minimum wage story

  • 04/08/2015
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Article

“I Feel Like I’m Really Not Living Life”

A minimum wage story.

  • 04/02/2015
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Article

“It Was Too Expensive to Use Public Transportation”

A minimum wage story.

  • 03/24/2015
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Article

What It’s Like to Live on Minimum Wage

Seattleites who live by the hour tell us their stories.

  • 03/24/2015
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Quote Unquote

McKenna Haley Is on Her Way to Making $15 an Hour

Like the rest of Seattle’s minimum wage workers, she’ll get her first pay increase this month.

  • 03/23/2015
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Morning Fizz

Judge Rejects $15 Injunction for Franchisees

Caffeinated news featuring the $15 minimum wage, payday loans, and rain

  • 03/18/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Restaurateurs Say $15 Had Nothing to do with Closures; More Restaurants Opening

Local restaurant entrepreneurs unwind misleading Fox News report.

  • 03/17/2015
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Morning Fizz

Sawant Critical of $15 Oversight Plan (and $140 Million Tunnel Contingency Plan)

Caffeinated News featuring the tunnel, the $15 minimum wage, and Kshama Sawant

  • 02/10/2015
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Morning Fizz

Former Burgess Aide Will Not Run for Council

Caffeinated news featuring council candidates, landmark settlements, and news of the year

  • 12/30/2014
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Morning Fizz

The Power Went Out

Caffeinated news featuring the King County Democrats, #BlackLivesMatter, and big praise for Seattle.

  • 12/08/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Concerns That This Legislation Will Result in Higher Rents"

Caffeinated News featuring aPodments, bike sharing, and a city by city strategy.

  • 10/13/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Why Is This Your Bailiwick?"

Caffeinated News featuring SPD staffing snafu, district elections, a new poll, workers' stories, and more.

  • 10/07/2014
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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: National Recognition for Mayor Murray on $15, but Not Sawant.

The day's winners and losers.

  • 09/04/2014
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Opinion

Guest Editorial: It's a McWedding and I'm Lovin' It

Working Washington's fast food policy director says franchises should pay the same minimum wage as every other big corporation.

  • 08/06/2014
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City Hall

Sawant on the Cutting Room Floor: An Outtake from My Seattle Met Feature

Sawant addresses the claim that without union money from the likes of UFCW, a counter-initiative to Murray's $15 proposal was DOA.

  • 07/31/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Another Campaign Season Claim

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring aspirational funding, inklings of reality, and blame.

  • 07/31/2014
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City Hall

Josh's Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Feature on the $15 Minimum Wage negotiations

A candid look at the behind-the-scenes, political turmoil during Seattle's historic $15 minimum wage negotiations.

  • 07/30/2014
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Feature

What Do We Want? $15! When Do We Want It? In a Little While!

The secret history of Seattle’s minimum wage law.

  • 07/30/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes History

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Hitler analogies, the $15 minimum wage, and moral issues.

  • 07/29/2014
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