Press Clips | October 31, 2017

The U.S. Isn’t Prepared for the Next Recession

The country’s unemployment insurance system is not prepared for the next recession.

Press Clips | October 31, 2017

Who Owns a Tip? Trump May Shift It to Restaurant Owners

If the Trump administration rescinds the Obama-era tipping rule, they will essentially be making tip stealing legal.

Press Clips | October 27, 2017

Too Fast for Safety? Poultry Industry Wants to Speed Up the Slaughter Line

Higher line speeds increase emotional and physical stress for both workers and animals.

Press Clips | October 23, 2017

Despite Some Progress, Poultry Workers Still Face Workplace Woes

The poultry industry treats its workers as if they’re expendable.

Press Clips | October 23, 2017

White Lawmakers Are Using Alabama’s Racist State Constitution To Keep Black Wages Down

What moves these officials more? Corporate interests or the needs of their communities?

Press Clips | October 21, 2017

Ban The Box: What This New Law Means For Potential Employees With A Criminal Record

Fair chance hiring is about an applicant being viewed as a person, not just as a checkbox on an application.

Press Clips | October 19, 2017

Actresses—and Millions of Other Workers—Have No Federal Sexual-Harassment Protections

Employers’ false claims that their employees are independent contractors have enormous consequences.

Press Clips | October 16, 2017

Another Obama Decision Reversed? Now It’s About Food Safety.

Revving up poultry line speeds would be highly dangerous for poultry workers.

Press Clips | October 13, 2017

A Historic Rule Has Held McDonald’s Liable for Labor Abuses. The GOP Is Close to Undoing It.

This bill is a transparent attempt to protect large companies that outsource their work in unethical ways.

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