Workers at Milwaukee fast food, retail chains walk off jobs

May 16, 2013 Read more: Wisconsin Gazette

Hundreds of workers at some of Milwaukee's largest fast food and retail chains walked off their jobs on May 15 as they demanded the right to form a union without fear of retaliation and wages of $15 an hour.

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Jux Suppose

Waukesha, WI

#1 May 16, 2013
You guys might want to rethink your actions.....there is NO WAY you are going to be paid $15 an hour for unskilled labor, just not going to happen.
You will be replaced very, very soon.
Jux Suppose

Waukesha, WI

#2 May 16, 2013
Seems some of these people returned to work to find that their job is no longer available to them. They have or will be replaced quickly.
Grego

United States

#3 May 17, 2013
Serious, you all want $15hr for flipping burgers and dropping fries, why don't we just give you the key to the white house and call it a day, you ought to be thankful you have a job, well for those who protest need to be replaced, there are people with degrees and out of work would appreciate your job.
Jux Suppose

Waukesha, WI

#4 May 18, 2013
I think many of these people are out looking for a "new" job today.....starting pay around $7 per hr.

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