Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday

April 15, 2015 11:28 AM

54 0

Protests for pay of $15 an hour and a union for fast-food and other low-wage workers are set to take place around the country Wednesday, marking the biggest effort yet in an ongoing campaign by labor organizers.

The push comes just two weeks after McDonald's announced a pay bump for workers at its company-owned stores, suggesting the chain is trying to take control of its image as an employer.

Also read: UH's Tom Herman gets burger named after him

Read more

To category page