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Morning Fizz

Doubling Last Levy, Mayor Rolls Out $290 Million Affordable Housing Proposal

Murray on affordable housing, Republicans on minimum wage.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/04/2016

Critic's Notebook

The Diner’s Dilemma When Tip Is Included

With more restaurants tucking the gratuity into the bill, what to do when the service is lacking?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 01/19/2016

Morning Fizz

Labor Groups Gear Up for Statewide Minimum Wage Campaign

Ballot initiatives for 2016 and liberals against taxes.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/28/2015

Shifts & Shakeups

The Week in Restaurant News: Bustling Beginnings and Brunch

Chophouse Row opens with farm-to-mouth ice cream and cheese, Bar Sajor serves weekend brunch, and Seattle's favorite molten cake shop readies a second location for Capitol Hill.

  • By Jeanny Rhee
  • Published 05/01/2015

Morning Fizz

Council Candidates Spar and Council Members Spar

Caffeinated news featuring lightning rounds, kickoffs, and federal legislation

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/30/2015

Minimum Wage

Renee Erickson's Restaurants Will Abolish Tipping

Instead, diners pay an 18.5 percent surcharge.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 04/21/2015

Article

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

A minimum wage story

  • By Bridget Maloney and Allison Williams
  • Published 04/08/2015

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Beef and Wages

A new Korean steakhouse in Pioneer Square, Blue Moon Burgers in West Seattle, and opening salvos of our new minimum wage.

  • By Jeanny Rhee
  • Published 04/03/2015

Article

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

A minimum wage story.

  • By Bo Johnson and Bernard Ellouk
  • Published 04/02/2015

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: UW Students Take the Streets on April Fools' Day

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 04/01/2015

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: 'Fusion Economics,' or How We Can Fix the International Economy

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 03/31/2015

Article

What It’s Like to Live on Minimum Wage

Seattleites who live by the hour tell us their stories.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 03/24/2015

Morning Fizz

Increasing Police Accountability? Workers' Wages? and Trees?

Caffeinated news featuring the progressive agenda in Olympia and trees in Seattle

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/02/2015

Morning Fizz

Gov. Inslee Delivers Populist State of the State Speech

Caffeinated News featuring Gov. Inslee's class conscious State of the State speech.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/14/2015

Morning Fizz

An Equal Opportunity Skeptic

Caffeinated News featuring a "die in," a tax break, and a debate.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 12/01/2014

Article

Poll: Eyman Minimum Wage Repeal "Below Usual Measure of Viability"

Poll finds Eyman minimum wage repeal with shaky numbers.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/24/2014

Feature

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

The secret history of Seattle’s minimum wage law.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/30/2014

This Washington

Poll: WA Voters Think $15 Minimum Will Hurt Economy

A new poll shows that statewide voters think a $15 state minimum wage would be more likely to hurt than help the economy. But the results may have something to do with the wording of the question.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 07/17/2014

Inbox

Letters to Seattle Met

Precociously fashionable kids and Kshama Sawant’s pragmatism

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 07/01/2014

City Hall

Forward Seattle's Misleading Claims About the Minimum Wage

Forward Seattle signature gatherers make misleading claims about their proposal to overturn the $15 minimum wage.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/30/2014
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