Grades Higher Education, 9-12
Washington state has the highest minimum wage in the nation at $9.32. Can the stateâ€™s low-wage workers can meet their basic needs without assistance? Economics correspondent Paul Solman explores the quality of life for a baggage handler at the Seattle-Tacoma Airport and an employee of McDonald’s.
Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12