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
The Seattle mayor is proposing to raise the wage to $15 in the coming years to the highest level in the nation
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.
Seattle voters have elected a socialist to city council for the first time in modern history.
Voters in left-leaning Seattle, where police recently handed out snacks at a large marijuana festival and politicians often try to out-liberal each other, are close to electing a Socialist candidate to the City Council.
A socialist candidate is gaining as more ballots are counted in a close Seattle City Council race.