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Is That Minimum-Wage Study Real, or Is It Bogus?

A 10-point checklist to help you determine when conservative groups are trying to feed you disinformation on minimum-wage increases

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I’I’ve been writing about the Fight for $15 campaign for over five years, covering the push both here in Seattle, the first major U.S. city to approve a $15-an-hour…




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Paul Constant

Paul Constant

Political writer at Civic Ventures. Co-founder of the Seattle Review of Books. Author of comics including PLANET OF THE NERDS.

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