minimum wage Milwaukee County Residents Set to Vote on Minimum Wage Hike By LaToya Dennis • Oct 21, 2014 Wikimedia commons Listen Listening... / 2:26 Milwaukee County residents will vote November 4th on much more than who should be governor. County Board Approves “Living Wage” Ordinance By Ann-Elise Henzl • Feb 6, 2014 Most Milwaukee County supervisors want to boost the minimum wage for employees of companies that contract with the county. Calls For Wage Increase in Milwaukee Grow Louder By Bob Bach • Dec 17, 2013 Bob Bach Listen Listening... / 3:51 Milwaukee area fast food restaurant workers are demanding an increase in the minimum wage. However, a small business advocate cautions such a change could derail the economic recovery for some firms. Scores of people turned out for a rally earlier this month seeking a hike in the minimum wage of $7.25 an hour. As Thanksgiving Nears, Milwaukee Advocates Call For Higher Minimum Wage By Erin Toner • Nov 26, 2013 Erin Toner Listen Listening... / 4:11 Advocates for the working poor in Milwaukee are using the Thanksgiving holiday to call for higher wages for low-skilled workers. Fast Food Workers Call for Higher Wages By Ann-Elise Henzl • Jul 15, 2013 David Schott, Flickr Listen Listening... / 2:58 Organizers in a number of cities are pushing for fast food wages to climb to $15, and for employees to form unions.