PBS NewsHour

One NYC family's struggle to survive on a fast food salary

Clip: 11/04/2013 | 8m 44s

Between food, housing and baby supplies, Shenita Simon struggles each week to support her family of seven. The 25-year-old from New York makes $8/hour and is one of the fast food workers nationwide advocating for higher wages. Hari Sreenivasan brings us Shenita's story of surviving on a near-minimum wage salary.

Aired: 11/04/13

Rating: NR

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