(Cleveland) - Protests outside fast food locations from coast to coast Thursday as employeees and supporters ask for increased wages for workers of McDonalds and other fast food chains.

A protest was held at Noon Thursday outside the McDonalds restaraunt on Memphis Ave. in Cleveland.

Employees and their advocates are asking McDonalds and other fast food chains to bump up wages from around $8.00 an hour to $15.00 hourly.

Fast food chain employees say they can not live on the wages they are currently making.

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