I’m your bartender. I don’t want a raise.

Posted 1.19.2018

I wish I didn’t have to write this. In fact, I’d rather be doing anything else with my day off than writing about my job, but here we are, so let’s chat.

I’m a bartender. I grew up in the Washington area, and I’m worried about my livelihood. Across the country and here in the District, there is a push by well-meaning progressives (among whom I would count myself) to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour. And that’s great.

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