September 4, 2015 – Wacky arm-waving inflatable tube Bens

September 4, 2015 – Wacky arm-waving inflatable tube Bens

On this episode of the Beacon Podcast, Danielle Donnelly of Restaurant Opportunity Centers United talks with Mike about tipped workers and the sub-minimum wage, including the upcoming vote by the Portland City Council. Ben and Mike go over the Portland poll on the minimum wage, and the latest on his race for mayor.

Mike also surprises Ben with a list of suggestions from podcast listeners of what to do with the record-breaking amount of money raised for his campaign so far.

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