Lost opportunities from wage fight
Across Washington State and the rest of the country, the battle over hiking the minimum wage continues to heat up.
Governor Inslee proposes that our state’s minimum wage should be $13.50 an hour.
Seattle’s socialist City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant campaigned and won on a fifteen dollar an hour minimum wage. SeaTac also has a $15 minimum wage.
New organizations are quickly springing up to promote the $15 proposal, each with a different spin.
Chicago’s Fight for 15 includes a host of other initiatives along with the $15 minimum wage, including unions and women’s rights.
15Now.org explains that Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz makes $9, 637 an hour, compared to his employees. Continue reading From City to Farm – Technology Explodes Minimum Wage Debate