Rockford McDonald's Workers to Strike Thursday

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom
ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Rockford McDonald

**Embargo: Milwaukee, WI Nick Chipman, 32, purchased one of every breakfast and lunch sandwich at a McDonald's in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, to make a "McEverything." The "McEverything" cost Chipman $141.33.

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Rockford McDonald's workers are planning to join employees in 150 other cities in a strike Thursday.

Workers are rallying for minimum wage to start at $15 an hour as well as union rights.

Clergy, community and labor supporters are expected to join fast food workers one the strike lines.

The protests are expected to start at 9:30 a.m. The Rockford McDonald's locations have yet to be announced.

For more information, go to www.strikefastfood.org.


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