Jake Johnson, staff writer
Amazon Seattle
"Given extortion from Jeff Bezos and Goliath-like clout of Amazon, even a smaller tax is huge victory."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
seattle chase Seattle says that since President Donald Trump took office, "JPMorgan...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"This is what corporate power and oligarchy is all about," says Sen. Bernie...


Is there anything more enraging than the ugly spectacle of Senate millionaires and lobbyists - a broad coalition "from the rich to the very rich to the super-rich" - ganging up to defeat a minimum wage raise supported by the majority of the American people, aka the people they ostensibly represent? Seattle helped ease the pain a bit with a phased-in deal to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour over a few years, proving MLK was right again about that arc of the moral universe.