- November 10, 2015

Local Workers Are Going On Strike To Demand $15-An-Hour


THE AUSTIN CHRONICLE — Today, Nov. 10, fast food workers across the country will go on strike as part of the Fight for $15, demanding a $15 per hour minimum wage and the right to form a union without retaliation.

Here in Austin, Alfreda Lacy, who has worked at a local Taco Bell for the past three years, is among the workers taking part in the strike. Lacy, who is 32, relocated from Galveston after Hurricane Ike hit…