A May Day Tale: Seattle Worker Loves $15 Minimum Wage — Until He Loses His Job

Devin Jeran, an employee at Z Pizza in Seattle, was stoked to get a raise, from $11 to $15 an hour as part of a new law that takes effect today.

He was happy to get a raise, when Seattle’s minimum wage went up to $11 an hour at the beginning of the month.

“I definitely recognize that having more money is important,” he told local TV station Q13-Fox, “especially in a city as expensive as this one.”

But that didn’t last long. “Unfortunately, he’ll only enjoy that bigger paycheck for a few more months. In August, his boss is shutting down Z Pizza and putting him and his 11 co-workers out of work,” the station reported….

Source: A May Day Tale: Seattle Worker Loves $15 Minimum Wage — Until He Loses His Job | Daily Wire

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