Commentary | December 7, 2017

Trump Wants You to Tip Restaurant Owners, Not Servers

Trump’s Labor Department wants to rescind an Obama-era rule that tips belong to the servers.

Commentary | November 8, 2017

Don’t Let Congress Cheat Workers Out of Basic Rights

House Republicans advanced a bill to roll back longstanding “joint employer” protections for workers contracted by big companies.

Commentary | September 19, 2017

Can Companies Force Workers to Go to Arbitration?

SCOTUS will soon rule on whether employers can forbid class actions and force workers into individual arbitration.

Commentary | September 4, 2017

These Labor Laws Are Suppressing Black Workers

The fights for civil rights, economic justice, and labor rights are inextricably tied.

Commentary | August 3, 2017

Main Street Must Be Prepared for Immigration Crackdown

Employers can take steps now to protect their business and employees.

Commentary | August 3, 2017

Who’s the Boss? House Republicans Want to Help Employers Dodge Responsibility for Harming Workers

The House bill would allow companies to doge responsibility for their workers.

Commentary | August 3, 2017

L.A. Can Protect Bank Workers and Customers

Despite the Wells Fargo scandal, America’s biggest banks still use predatory sales quotas.

Commentary | July 25, 2017

Congress, Raise the Minimum Wage Rather Than Take Away Healthcare

Imagine if Republicans put as much effort into raising worker pay as they have into gutting healthcare.

Commentary | July 25, 2017

Minimum Wage Hike Alarmists Are Wrong

By all real-world measures, Seattle’s phase-in of a $15 minimum wage is working.

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