Addicting Info – 9 Months On, Koch Fears Realized After Town Raised Minimum Wage To $15

“In January, the town of Seatac, Washington, put in to effect a new $15 per hour Minimum Wage. No ramp ups, no tiered implementation. One day it was the state standard, the next, the highest minimum wage in the nation. The Koch Brothers sank a fortune to fight this measure, which fell on deaf ears as the town rejected their trickle-down theories and instead voted for the measure. The result is that for one town, they became a test bed, to put the theories behind trickle-down economics to the test.

Now, nine months on, we are witnessing one of the most dramatic recoveries in the Pacific Northwest.”

 

Addicting Info – 9 Months On, Koch Fears Realized After Town Raised Minimum Wage To $15.

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