Saturday, March 28, 2015

Jobless in Seattle | New York Post

Jobless in Seattle | New York Post: "Seattle magazine calls the minimum-wage hike a “major factor,” given that labor costs acccount for 36 percent of restaurant earnings.
Here’s how the center puts it: “The shut-downs have idled dozens of low-wage workers, the very people advocates say the wage law is supposed to help. Instead of delivering the promised ‘living wage’ of $15 an hour, economic realities created by the new law have dropped the hourly wage for these workers to zero.”"

'via Blog this'

No comments: