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Officials Pressure Port Of Seattle To Raise Minimum Wage

A letter signed by about 50 elected officials was delivered on Monday to the Port of Seattle urging the government agency that runs Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to embrace a citizen-approved initiative and raise the minimum wage for airport workers to $15 an hour.

CBS Seattle–02/10/2014

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Lawmaker Seeks To Raise Washington Minimum Wage

A Washington state lawmaker has introduced a bill to increase what is already the highest state minimum wage in the nation to $12 an hour over the next three years.

CBS Seattle–01/23/2014

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Wash. Minimum Wage Jumps To $9.32 An Hour In 2014

The hourly increase of 13 cents, from $9.19 to $9.32 an hour, reflects a change in the consumer price index, according to the state Department of Labor and Industries.

CBS Seattle–12/31/2013

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Part Of SeaTac’s $15 Minimum Wage Measure Struck

A King County Superior Judge has struck part of the voter-approved $15 an hour minimum wage measure for airport workers in SeaTac.

12/27/2013

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Recount On SeaTac $15 Minimum Wage Proposition

The King County elections office is conducting a recount Monday on the proposition in the city of SeaTac to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.

CBS Seattle–12/09/2013

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$15 Wage Initiative Appears Poised For Victory

King County officials are expected to certify the election Tuesday after counting some straggling votes that likely won’t change the outcome.

CBS Seattle–11/25/2013

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SeaTac $15 Minimum Wage Measure Hangs On Lead

A recount scenario is looking likely for a proposal that would bring a $15 minimum wage to workers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

CBS Seattle–11/19/2013

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Final Votes To Decide SeaTac Minimum Wage Issue

Remaining ballots will determine a measure that would raise the minimum wage to $15-an-hour for many workers in SeaTac, home of the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

CBS Seattle–11/12/2013

An initiative to raise the minimum wage in and around Sea-Tac is losing its early vote lead. (Getty Images)

$15 Wage Initiative Clinging To 43-Vote Lead

An initiative to create a $15 minimum wage for many SeaTac workers is close to losing its vote lead.

11/09/2013

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Initiative For $15 Wage Winning Early Vote Count

A national push to create a $15 minimum wage found a new source of momentum Tuesday as an initiative on the issue built an early lead in the airport city of SeaTac.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2013

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