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Surviving on Minimum Wage | IN Close

Clip: Season 2 | 7m 29s

Seattle has voted to boost its minimum wage to $15 an hour over time. The first increase takes the minimum wage to $11 an hour. But is that enough to live on in this expensive city? We profile a young barista, a temporary worker and a grocery store clerk to drill down into what it takes to stretch minimum wage to a living wage, especially with housing taking such a big chunk out of the budget.

Aired: 07/27/15

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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