Hundreds of fast food workers around St. Louis have stopped cooking food today and started picketing in an effort to get higher wages.
More than 100 employees from major national brands like Wendy’s, Hardee’s, and Domino’s will walk off their jobs in a push for higher wages.
Fast food workers at the Jimmy John’s in Soulard are picketing this afternoon demanding higher wages and union representation.
Jo-An Williams with the Carpenter’s Union says the agreement exploits new hires and forces them to agree their benefits can be unilaterally changed by the city.
Union membership declined across the nation by just a fraction from 11.8% to 11.3% from 2011 to 2012.
Note said “Give me all the money, except the bait money”.
The union rejected the latest contract offer from the school district prior to going on Christmas break.
Suspect wore a blue Detroit Tigers had, jeans and gray jacket.
The Quinn administration has terminated the contract between the state of Illinois and its largest public employee union.
Hostess Brands Inc. and its second largest union will go into mediation to try and resolve their differences, meaning the Twinkie company won’t go out of business just yet.