Can a Fast-Food Restaurant Pay Its Workers $12 an Hour?

August 7, 2013

A recent episode of the online news program "The Young Turks" took a look at a new fast-food restaurant in Detroit, Moo Cluck Moo, that is doing the right thing and paying its workers a living wage. While the minimum wage in Detroit is $7.40, Moo Cluck Moo pays its workers $12 per hour and is planning to offer benefits soon. The company's owner says that he started paying the higher wage because "it was the right thing to do."

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