Some workers now make 36 cents an hour, according to the Seattle Commission for People with Disabilities.
The study has been pushed as a counterweight to a more negative UW study.
The UW team studying the $15 minimum wage was supposed to transcend politics. Fat chance.
City Councilmember Kshama Sawant says the decision came due to dissatisfaction with the team’s methodology.
Seattle is getting an object lesson in weaponized data.