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Workers, Politicians Debate Raises for US Low-Wage Workers

Thousands of protesters gathered at fast food restaurants around the United States on Thursday to demand a higher minimum wage for American workers.  In the absence of action by Congress, the debate over raising the minimum wage is taking place city by city and state by state. Thursday's protests by fast food workers in major American cities, like the one in Atlanta, were billed as the largest yet.  They are part of an ongoing effort to raise the pay of those who work in...

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