Karla May http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Fast Food Workers Testify On The Public Cost Of Low Wages http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-fast-food-workers-testify-public-cost-low-wages <p>St. Louis leaders, advocates and fast-food workers met today at City Hall to discuss how low wages impact fast-food workers and taxpayers.</p><p>The hearing was organized by <a href="http://mojwj.org/who-we-are/workers-rights-board/">Jobs with Justice’s Workers’ Rights Board</a> and featured testimony from workers about the realities of living with low wages. Several of them spoke about how, despite their work, they still rely on government programs to get by.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 21:26:49 +0000 Kate Essig 30992 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Fast Food Workers Testify On The Public Cost Of Low Wages