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Protesters of minimum wage target downtown McDonald's

Protesters of minimum wage target downtown McDonald's

About 20 protesters calling for a higher minimum wage marched into McDonald's on East Baltimore Street during Wednesday's lunch rush, performed a parody skit with "Ronald McDonald," handed fliers to customers and chanted "raise the wage." During the brief demonstration, workers behind the counter continued filling orders for fries and Big Macs. The protest, timed to coincide with similar events around the United States, marked the fourth anniversary of the last federal increase in the minimum wage to $7.25 an hour, the rate in Maryland and 29 other states. One protester held up a sign that read, "McWages I'm Not Lovin it." "We want to...

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