Still a Failure, Forward Seattle Falls Thousands Short of Ballot

After processing all but six of the 18,928 signatures submitted, King County Elections reports that Forward Seattle is falling 2,134 signatures short of the 16,510 needed to qualify its anti-$15 minimum wage referendum for the ballot.

Verified signatures

But, you know, they’re smart, savvy business people, so I’m sure they spent their $68,235.33 wisely.

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    tensor spews:

    But, you know, they’re smart, savvy business people, so I’m sure they spent their $68,235.33 wisely.

    Let’s hope they stop throwing good money after bad.

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    TheMightyWoozie spews:

    Ha ha ha, the fools! Now we can start the evil Socialist plans that is clearly part of our great big conspiracy to bring down America. Is the code word still “I hate baseball and apple pie”?

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    BubbaWayne spews:

    So, businesses that supported Forward Seattle spent enough money on this failed proposal to overturn the new minimum wage to pay for over 4500 hours of employee wages at $15/hr. That’s stupid.