Minimum Wage http://wcbe.org en Fast Food Workers Strike Calls Attention To Minimum Wage http://wcbe.org/post/fast-food-workers-strike-calls-attention-minimum-wage <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">Workers at fast food restaurants in Columbus and several other U.S. cities are holding strikes and protests today, seeking higher wages.&nbsp; Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:26:30 +0000 Ohio Public Radio 47622 at http://wcbe.org Taxpayers Picking Up The Slack For Low-Wage Fast Food Jobs http://wcbe.org/post/taxpayers-picking-slack-low-wage-fast-food-jobs <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">A study by the University of California at Berkeley shows 45 percent of Ohio's 75-thousand fast food workers make so little income that they turn to&nbsp;public assistance programs to make ends meet. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 16:34:17 +0000 Jim Letizia 45804 at http://wcbe.org Ohio Minimum Wage Worker Tells Her Story http://wcbe.org/post/ohio-minimum-wage-worker-tells-her-story <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>Thousands of fast-food workers are scheduled to go on strike today in cities in Ohio and other states to seek a higher wage. Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:02:11 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio 42173 at http://wcbe.org Minimum Wage Goes Up Next Year http://wcbe.org/post/minimum-wage-goes-next-year <P>The state's minimum wage will increase slightly next year, thanks to Ohio voters. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 13:04:22 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio 28102 at http://wcbe.org