Low-wage economy

Low-wage economy
Demonstrators rally for better wages outside a McDonald's restaurant in Chicago, Thursday, Dec., 5, 2013. Demonstrations planned in 100 cities are part of push by labor unions, worker advocacy groups and Democrats to raise the federal minimum wage of $7.25. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

John Carlson interviews the associate director of “The Alliance for a Just Society” about a new report they authored entitled “Searching for Work That Pays in the Low-Wage Economy”. Their interview digs into the debate of raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour and whether or not the minimum wage is supposed to be a living wage.