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Thumbnail for - Sawant Supports $15 Minimum Wage Vote as "Backup" if Deal Proves Unsatisfactory
Apr 18, 2014
City Hall
City council member Kshama Sawant supports a public vote on the $15 minimum wage if labor, business, and political leaders can't come to an agreement.
Thumbnail for - A Nonprofit Manager Argues Against the Immediate $15 Minimum Wage
Apr 18, 2014
Opinion
Sylvia Fuerstenberg, director of The Arc of King County, a group that advocates for the rights of people in King County with intellectual and developmental disabilities, argues against proposals to...
Thumbnail for - Late Afternoon Fizz: The Minimum Wage and Metro
Apr 16, 2014
Extra Fizz
Extra Fizz: The minimum wage and the Metro vote.
Thumbnail for - Wednesday Jolt: Potential Minimum Wage Compromise
Apr 16, 2014
Afternoon Jolt
City Council member Bruce Harrell says he expects the city's minimum-wage committee to adopt a "phased-in" $15 minimum—including a "phased-out" tip penalty.
Thumbnail for - Extra Fizz: Heavy Metro Cuts Looming, Signature Gatherers on $15 Measure Not Getting $15
Apr 15, 2014
City Hall
Extra Fizz: Raising the minimum wage and cutting bus service.
Thumbnail for - Why “$15 Now” Has Nothing to Do With Inflation, Productivity, or a Living Wage
Apr 15, 2014
Opinion
A guest op/ed writer argues that the "15 Now" movement has nothing to do with inflation, productivity, or a "living wage."
Thumbnail for - PubliCalendar: Little City Hall, Minimum Wage Town Hall, and 12 Poetry Finalists
Apr 11, 2014
PubliCalendar
Today's picks for civic nerds.
Thumbnail for - Business-Backed Group Forms to Push "Total Compensation" Option in $15 Min Wage Fight
Apr 10, 2014
City Hall
Another group announces its opposition to an across-the-board $15 minimum wage; opponents call it an "Astroturf" organization backed by big corporations.
Thumbnail for - PubliCalendar: Addiction Inc., Little City Hall, and Youth Speaks Seattle
Apr 10, 2014
PubliCalendar
Today's picks for civic nerds.
Thumbnail for - Extra Fizz: Pro-15 Now, Anti-15 Now Edition (Plus News from the Times)
Apr 7, 2014
City Hall
The campaign for a $15 minimum wage gets some new supporters—and detractors.
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