Press Clips | April 17, 2017

Many Home Health Care Workers Lack Insurance of Their Own

Despite the fact that they care for others for a living, many home health care workers lack health insurance.

Press Clips | April 13, 2017

Fear of Immigration Raids May Harm Workplace Rights

“Even prior to Trump’s immigration policies, there was a culture of fear in our workplaces across the country.”

Press Clips | April 13, 2017

More than Half of Minneapolis City Council Members Support $15-an-hour Minimum Wage

NELP expert Laura Huizar comments on a $15 minimum wage proposal in Minneapolis.

Press Clips | June 10, 2016

Labor Groups’ Report Slams Banks for Sales Quotas

Bank workers are routinely pressured to open unneeded accounts for customers as they try to meet strict sales goals.

Press Clips | April 29, 2016

On POTUS Banning the Box in Fed. Hiring, Reforming Policies for Fair Employment

We applaud the President for embracing the role of the federal government as a model employer.

Press Clips | March 27, 2016

NY Times: California Nears Deal to Adopt a $15 State Minimum Wage

This is a very big deal, says NELP’s Paul Sonn.

Press Clips | March 3, 2016

Oregon Governor Signs Landmark Minimum-Wage Law

Oregon’s tiered approach raises some concerns, says Paul Sonn.

Press Clips | February 21, 2016

NY Times: When a State Balks at a City’s Minimum Wage

Preemption has limited what localities can do to raise wages, says Tsedeye Gebreselassie.

Press Clips | January 21, 2016

BNA Daily Labor Report: NELP Expands Its Reach Into Safety and Health of Low-Wage Workers

The addition of Debbie Berkowitz as NELP’s senior fellow for worker safety and health is a wonderful opportunity.

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