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Thursday, March 22, 2018
workers’ rights
Jeff Merkley

The New Law That Would Outlaw LGBT Discrimination Everywhere

Congressional Democrats plan to put forward legislation that would outlaw LGBT discrimination not only in employment but also in education, credit, federal programs, housing, and jury service.

June 26, 2015

Scurrilous Corporate Thieves Are Stealing Workers’ Comp

A cabal of about two-dozen corporate chieftains pushing a vicious new campaign against workers. Their goal is to gut our nation’s workers comp program

April 15, 2015

6 Minutes A Day For Bathroom Breaks? Union Cries Foul

By Corilyn Shropshire, Chicago Tribune A Chicago-area union has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board against an employer who they claim is allowing them only 6 minutes a day to use the bathroom. Members of the Teamsters Local 743 who build sink stations at WaterSaver Faucet Co. and its sister company Guardian […]

July 11, 2014