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Fast food workers in Detroit walk off the job demanding higher wages

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McDonalds
McDonalds

DETROIT, MI (WTVB) - For a while there, it was hard to get a burger in Detroit.  Hundreds of fast-food workers walked off the job Friday while demanding higher wages,  forcing temporary closures at several McDonalds, Burger King, Subway and other outlets. 

The workers are demanding that their near minimum wage salaries be doubled to roughly 15 dollars per hour. Similar protests have already taken place among fast-food workers in citiessuch asNewYork, Chicago and St. Louis

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