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Fast Food Workers Rally for Higher Pay
IOWA CITY, IA (CBSNEWS/CBS2/FOX28) - Labor groups and fast-food workers are planning protests in roughly 130 U.S. cities today to demand higher pay. The rallies at McDonalds, Burger King , Wendys and KFC locations around the country are calling for the restaurant chains to pay employees at least $15 an hour. The protests continue a string of demonstrations that have grown in scope over the last year, including actions at Walmart stores on Black Friday. Organizers say that there will also be protests by supporters in upwards of 125 additional cities, although those may not involve workers of the chains..