People of IPR
Thu October 17, 2013
Most Fast Food Workers Rely On Public Assistance
Originally published on Thu January 23, 2014 1:55 pm
A new report by researchers at the University of California Berkeley finds that despite working and taking home a pay-check, more than half of fast-food workers rely on public assistance programs such as food stamps or Medicaid to cover their basic needs.
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