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Seattle Stymied In Efforts To Raise Minimum Wage

Mayor Ed Murray says business and labor interests have not been able to reach an agreement on raising Seattle’s minimum wage.

CBS Seattle–04/24/2014

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Railroads To Offer Health Care To Same-Sex Spouses

The nation’s largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.

CBS Seattle–12/04/2013