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4K Glossy News Podcast 019 (11-30-15)


Here are the topics covered in the the November 30th, 2015 4K/UHD podcasts.

All of this is available in UHD on YouTube by searching “Glossy Podcast” or as an MP3 on iTunes by searching “Glossy News”.

* How to make a billion dollars selling nutritional supplements.

* The post office is looking for new trucks. They can save $15,000 per truck by going with electric and get a much better fleet. Read the full story

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Here are the Biggest Lies About Seatac Prop-One


This isn’t my fight. I’m new here, but I read up on it and I can’t even believe it’s up for debate. SeaTac should raise wages for airport workers for too many reasons to count, but what’s more, the reasons against it are all lies.

I’ve been researching this the past 6-hours and it just makes sense. Wages at airport positions should rise just as they have in every other American west coast airport. Plain and simple. Read the full story

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We Won: Seatac Minimum Wage Initiative Restored to November Ballot


SeaTac voters celebrate win: State Court of Appeals orders SeaTac Proposition 1 back on November ballot

Today, September 6th, 2013, with only two hours to spare before the King County Election board’s cutoff for printing, Proposition 1 to raise minimum wage at Seatac Airport and surrounding airport-related businesses is back on the ballot. Read the full story

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Big Business Attempts to Steal My Vote, Steels My Resolve


Seatac has an initiative that may or may not be on the ballot this November, thanks to activist judge Andrea Darvas. They’ve tried like hell to usurp my voting right, but I’m still here, guys.

READ ALSO:
• SeaTac Minimum Wage Vote Goes Court (and I’m the Plaintiff… seriously)
• Opponents of SeaTac’s Minimum Wage Push-Polled me, Obviously Running Scared
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Opponents of SeaTac’s Minimum Wage Push-Polled me, Obviously Running Scared


There’s a dirty trick in politics called the push poll. That’s when pollsters seek to sway the election by sowing seeds of doubt. Bush did it (successfully) against McCain, and the No On Prop-1 people in Seatac tried it on me. Read the full story

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SeaTac Minimum Wage Vote Goes Court (and I’m the Plaintiff… seriously)


Citizens in the city of Seatac, WA, where I live, have tried to bring a $15/hr. minimum wage for airport and hospitality workers to a vote. But opponents have shut it down and I’ve filed a lawsuit against the city, so here we are.

This is not a satirical story, this is 100% fact. I am the plaintiff named in the suit against the City of Seatac for kicking out my petition signature for lacking a date, even when undated signatures have a precedent of being accepted in the past. Read the full story

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National Stay Home from Work Day Boycott Gaining Momentum


While the Tea Baggers are busy off rallying for their causes, the Populist Party has come up with what they believe is a more effective way to get the attention of big corporate interests to pay attention to just how unhappy their workers are. It’s called the National Stay Home from Work Day Boycott and it’s scheduled to happen on September 3, 2010. Read the full story

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