Seattle State Rep. defends 3-tier increase for statewide minimum wage increase

Seattle State Rep. defends 3-tier increase for statewide minimum wage increase
President Barack Obama speaks to Costco employees during a visit to a local Costco in Lanham, Md., Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. The president is promoting his newly unveiled plans to boost wages for some workers and help Americans save for retirement no action from Congress necessary. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

John Carlson interviews Democratic State Rep. Jessyn Farrell who is the House sponsor of Gov. Jay Inslee’s plan to increase the statewide minimum wage. John and Rep. Farrell debate the merits and impact of raising the nation’s highest state minimum wage from $9.32 per hour up to $12 per hour.