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Stand With Postal Workers This Thursday In A National Day of Action

A cabal of corporate predators, congressional anti-government ideologues, and pusillanimous postal officials are dismantling this invaluable public service, piece by piece .

May 13, 2015

Private-Sector Job Growth Slowed In May To 179,000, ADP Reports

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times Private-sector job growth slowed in May to 179,000, the lowest level since January, payroll firm Automatic Data Processing said Wednesday. The figure was below analyst expectations for 210,000 net new jobs. ADP also revised down its April estimate by 5,000, to 215,000. “After a strong post-winter rebound in April, […]

June 4, 2014

Report: Lower-Wage Jobs Continue To Grow, Mid- And Higher-Wage Jobs Lag Behind

A new report by the National Employment Law Project reveals the slow and ongoing jobs recovery that the private sector has experienced since the 2008 recession, and underscores the notion that an economic recovery has not yet been fully achieved. As the NELP report notes, in the months leading up to the 2008 financial crisis and the […]

April 28, 2014