Low-wage workers stage one-day strike for more money

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From New York to California,  fast-food workers around the country are protesting Thursday, demanding a living wage.

Here in Chicago workers say the City Council's vote to increase the minimum wage to $13/hour by 2019 isn't enough to support their families.

They're demanding a minimum wage of $15/hour now.

The protesters include fast food workers, busboys, retail clerks, gas station attendants and maids.

Business owners say minimum-wage jobs were never meant to become lifetime careers; and they warn that without dramatically higher revenues, the higher minimum wage will force them to cut jobs.

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