Nov 11, 2022 • 37M
Thanks to voters, D.C. has to phase out its tip credit. Washingtonian's Jessica Sidman explains how, why... and what's next
A new episode of Restaurant Week from Expedite x Family Meal, November 11, 2022
Kristen (Expedite) and Andrew (Family Meal) reprise their brief but successful Clubhouse run with an audio experiment.
This week, podcast guest Jessica Sidman, food editor at Washingtonian magazine (“a glossy!” — Andrew) talks us through the recently passed Washington, D.C. initiative that will completely eliminate the tipped minimum wage over the next few years.
Here’s some of her recent coverage:
What happens if Initiative 82 passes? 4 scenarios for D.C.’s restaurant scene
D.C.’s first bar to eliminate tipping wants to keep the tipped minimum wage
Initiative 82 has passed. How 5 restaurant owners plan to adapt
[ed. note: The joke near the end about Twitter collapsing before the end of the day was funny when we recorded on Thursday morning; less funny when I edited the audio ten hours later, and now… who knows?!]