The labor-backed “Fight for $15” movement includes an effort to unionize food service workers, particularly in the fast food industry. (This was a Kansas City protest in 2016 organized by the Fight for $15 and United We Stand movements.)
The labor-backed “Fight for $15” movement includes an effort to unionize food service workers, particularly in the fast food industry. (This was a Kansas City protest in 2016 organized by the Fight for $15 and United We Stand movements.) File photo by John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
The labor-backed “Fight for $15” movement includes an effort to unionize food service workers, particularly in the fast food industry. (This was a Kansas City protest in 2016 organized by the Fight for $15 and United We Stand movements.) File photo by John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com

Union members — still on the decline — represented 10.7 percent of U.S. workers last year

January 26, 2017 11:09 AM