PBS NewsHour

Seattle restaurants torn over minimum wage hike

Clip: 04/30/2014 | 8m 6s

Seattle’s push to raise the minimum wage to $15 has left owners and workers in the city’s restaurant industry conflicted. Caught between moral pressure on the one hand, and market pressure on the other, many businesses warn that such a hike could cut benefits and raise prices. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports from Seattle.

Aired: 04/30/14

Rating: NR

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