There is nothing more dangerous than liberal with power as business owners in Seattle are finding out It's amusing to watch Seattle tell us that this tax is designed to get people to drink less sugary drinks, that is, to change their eating behavior, while at the same time saying that it won't change … Continue reading Seattle Tax Killing local Business so Let’s Make it Statewide!
You might have missed these two stories in all the Trump Tweet stuff but you might want to remind yourself what we're fighting against before you jump off the wagon. Cause: Seattle’s minimum-wage law is boosting wages for a range of low-paid workers, but the law is causing those workers as a group to lose … Continue reading The #Unexpectedly Chronicles Cause and Effect Seattle Edition
Seattle keeps getting mugged by reality, first by the results of raising the minimum wage and now this: According to KING-TV, a man undressed in a women's locker room on February 8, citing a new state rule that allows people to choose a bathroom based on gender identity. Seattle Parks and Recreation says a man wearing shorts … Continue reading Are you kidding me? Everyone Saw this Coming but Liberals
Last week there wa a piece at Fox News concerning Seattle and the sudden discovery by some workers that an increased minimum wage has other costs: Evidence is surfacing that some workers are asking their bosses for fewer hours as their wages rise – in a bid to keep overall income down so they don’t … Continue reading The Soft Bigotry of San Francisco expectations
Yesterday I wrote about the effect of the $15 minimum wage is having on Restaurants in Seattle (no word on if Mika is taking up the Mikaburger challenge yet) But it's worth noting that even if the result of this minimum wage rise is the closure of business and the loss of jobs for hundreds of … Continue reading Bug vs Feature Seattle Edition
Regular readers of this blog know I'm a Morning Joe fan who for many years did his writing with their show in the background. During that time we constantly saw Mika Brzezinski defend the protesters who insisted the Minimum wage should be raised to $15. Here is one example: Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, … Continue reading The Mika Burger Challenge Seattle Edition