What's wrong with SeaTac's $15 min wage in 1 photo — Local businesses are now adding 8.25% "living wage surcharge" pic.twitter.com/IMifQRIWhN
— Mark J. Perry (@Mark_J_Perry) June 5, 2014
.@Mark_J_Perry Couple that with the 11% sales tax and it makes more sense to have somebody just drop you off and pick you up at the airport.
— Moe Lane (@moelane) June 5, 2014
— Oliver Jolin (@TransplantHeart) June 5, 2014
— Mary Kastelic (@MaryKastelic) June 5, 2014
— Petroleum V. Nasby (@Bernie_Gilbert) June 5, 2014
It’s not whining about the charge. It’s recognizing that basic economics still apply even when government mandates a wage.
Editor’s note: The title of this post has been amended to indicate that this receipt is from the Seattle suburb of SeaTac, Wash., not Seattle proper.