The City Council of Seattle recently voted unanimously to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour. Because of that vote, 100,000 people will see their incomes grow and subsequently, Seattle could see a $3 billion boost to their economy.
Here is a video of the vote and remarks from various Seattle officials regarding this historic moment (warning: sound levels vary widely):
Now ask yourself whose side people like Scott Walker and Chris Abele are on when they fight these long overdue increases in the workers' wages. Here's a hint: It's not yours unless your a wealthy business CEO.