The "working poor" are people who have a job - maybe even several - yet are barely scraping by. They’re often invisible... mopping the floors after closing, taking fares at a parking garage, or frying your burger behind the counter. ideastream's Brian Bull shares these profiles in the short series The Working Poor.
Supporters of the minimum wage rally outside city hall after council votes the proposal down. [photo: Matt Richmond / ideastream]
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