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Milwaukee County residents will vote November 4th on much more than who should be governor.

Most Milwaukee County supervisors want to boost the minimum wage for employees of companies that contract with the county.

Bob Bach

Scores of people turned out for a rally earlier this month seeking a hike in the minimum wage of $7.25 an hour.

Erin Toner

Advocates for the working poor in Milwaukee are using the Thanksgiving holiday to call for higher wages for low-skilled workers.

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Organizers in a number of cities are pushing for fast food wages to climb to $15, and for employees to form unions.