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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

Planes are seen at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.  (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Image)

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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Local Elections Have National Implications

In the airport city of SeaTac, a campaign backed by labor unions seeks to raise the minimum wage to $15 for many workers. In Whatcom County, an unprecedented amount of outside money is influencing an election that may shape whether the area becomes home to the largest coal shipping terminal on the West Coast.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2013

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Suspect Shoots Self In SeaTac Woods

A King County sheriff’s spokeswoman says a man suspected in a Thursday afternoon shooting in SeaTac fled to nearby woods and shot himself in the chest as officers pursued him.

CBS Seattle–09/13/2013

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