The Spokesman-Review
Biz groups give up legal challenge to minimum wage, paid leave initiative

Teresa Mosqueda, campaign chairwoman for Raise Up Washington, one of the campaign organizations supporting I-1433, said the proposal is clearly about related labor standards because any worker knows that if they don’t have paid sick leave and lose a day’s pay it effects their overall paycheck, just as a higher minimum wage does.The Kittitas County ruling showed the ballot measure received broad support around the state, she said, and the business groups are merely recognizing that Sparks’ decision wasn’t going to overturned by a higher court.“I’m glad that they see the writing on the wall,” Mosqueda said. … Read More
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2 weeks ago
Teresa Mosqueda

So very honored to have worked with @aneelahafzali and @mapsredmond to fight for human rights and demand action💪🏾. An inspiration in what she fights for and how she organizes! Thank you for all you do Aneela, excited to celebrate you tonight with hundreds of community members including @pramilajayapal @kccclaudia @sarahperryeastside @bramosbramos @jorgelbaron @girmay Tammy Morales for Seattle City Council - D2 @electmanka Sen. Yasmin Trudeau@lisa.herbold @alkabra.rami and SO MANY MORE❤️❤️❤️ ... See MoreSee Less

So very honored to have worked with @aneelahafzali and @mapsredmond to fight for human rights and demand action💪🏾. An inspiration in what she fights for and how she organizes! Thank you for all you do Aneela, excited to celebrate you tonight with hundreds of community members including @pramilajayapal @kccclaudia @sarahperryeastside @bramosbramos @jorgelbaron @girmay Tammy Morales for Seattle City Council - D2 @electmanka Sen. Yasmin Trudeau@lisa.herbold @alkabra.rami and SO MANY MORE❤️❤️❤️Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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Two amazing leaders Teresa Mosqueda and Aneelah Afzali. Sorry I couldn't be there.

1 month ago
Teresa Mosqueda

Want to know the real reason the corporate biz lobbyist is trying to drag me and labor in this city’s politics? They are afraid we will keep winning rights for workers and standing up for working families! We’re not fooled.
Video here! www.nytimes.com/2024/01/17/opinion/unions-labor-standards-boards.html?unlocked_article_code=1.OU0...

Thx to @nytimes @nytopinion @mlklabor @casalatinaseattle @workingwashington @seiu775 @domesticworkers
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Want to know the real reason the corporate biz lobbyist is trying to drag me and labor in this city’s politics? They are afraid we will keep winning rights for workers and standing up for working families! We’re not fooled.
Video here! https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/17/opinion/unions-labor-standards-boards.html?unlocked_article_code=1.OU0.vDEv.Bb64sT6BOvnu&smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShareThx to @nytimes @nytopinion @mlklabor @casalatinaseattle @workingwashington @seiu775 @domesticworkers
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