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An ordinance that increases the minimum wage in Seattle has been approved by a City Council committee, moving it forward to a full council vote next week.
Tensions are growing between business and labor groups as the Seattle City Council debates min. wage
Murray says the preschool plan would help close the widening opportunity gap between rich and poor children and help prepare Seattle kids for success in school and life
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
Ed Murray proposed a phased-in increase of the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next seven years
The Seattle City Council-imposed restrictions were lifted after the three Seattle rideshare companies — Uber, Lyft and Sidecare — delivered more than double the required amount of signatures to petition for a referendum.
A Seattle City Council vote regulating popular app-based rideshare companies has been postponed until March 17. The vote was originally scheduled for next Monday.
A former community college professor who won a surprising citywide election was sworn in Monday as the first socialist City Council member in Seattle’s modern history.
Socialist Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant is holding a news conference Tuesday to announce plans for securing a $15 an hour minimum wage for workers in the city.