Efforts to raise the wage are running into opposition from state lawmakers and business groups who say a patchwork of minimum wages could lead to a confusing and unequal business climate in which labor costs would vary dramatically from city to city
A new federal lawsuit is challenging Seattle’s adoption of the nation’s highest minimum wage as unfair to small franchises
Seattle activists celebrated a successful campaign to gradually increase the city’s minimum wage to $15 by calling for a national movement to close the income and opportunity gaps between rich and poor.
The Seattle City Council has approved an ordinance that would raise the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour, making it the highest in the nation. Here are some questions and answers about the new hourly wage.
The Seattle City Council is expected to approve an ordinance Monday to phase in a $15 hourly minimum wage — the highest in the natio
Tensions are growing between business and labor groups as the Seattle City Council debates min. wage
Seattle demonstrators are taking part in a national day one-day protest of low wages for fast-food workers
The Seattle mayor is proposing to raise the wage to $15 in the coming years to the highest level in the nation
A $15 minimum wage would give Seattle the highest minimum wage of any city in the nation
Seattle police say May Day marchers are welcome to protest Thursday, but officers are prepared to respond to assaults or property damage