minimum wage

Fast-food workers protest in Milwaukee

Some workers walked off the job

Fast-food and retail workers are holding a one-day protest in Milwaukee to demand higher wages and better working conditions.

Rock Co. residents react to minimum-wage proposal

President proposes raising minimum wage

Residents in Rock County are reacting to the proposal President Barack Obama made in his State of the Union speech to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $9 an hour.