SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Bay Area fast food workers walked off the job and onto the picket line Tuesday.

They joined thousands of other workers nationwide.

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Walkouts were planned in nearly 300 cities.

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Fast food workers in California are striking one year after voters weighed in on a minimum wage initiative.

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It would raise California’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by the year 2020, and guarantee 6 sick days a year for full-time employees.