Should fast food workers live on wages or welfare?

Over half of U.S. fast-food workers receive public assistance because they can’t subsist on their wages, according to the University of California-Berkeley Labor Center. (Read story here.) Would you prefer they earn enough to support themselves, or keep paying taxes for their welfare benefits so fast food companies can earn higher profits? That’s what the minimum-wage issue is about.public_assistance_share_of_workers_by_industry

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