Unlike in Seattle, Our City Council Can’t Raise the Minimum Wage

OCCUPIED TUCSON CITIZEN Last year, the Arizona State Legislature passed HB 2280 and Governor Brewer signed it into law. It effectively banned any opportunity for local governments anywhere in Arizona to go beyond State and Federal Minimum Wages and establish living wages as the new standard. The lobby behind HB 2280 was the Arizona Restaurant …

Read moreUnlike in Seattle, Our City Council Can’t Raise the Minimum Wage