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Newark, NJ Passes Earned Sick Days Bill by 5-0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 28, 2014


 


NEWARK CITY COUNCIL PASSES PAID SICK DAYS BILL


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01/28/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers

Occupy the Minimum Wage: Will Young People Restore the Strength of Unions?

The Guardian - January 26, 2014, by Rose Hackman - Alicia White, 25, defied the odds of a poor background by attending college on a partial scholarship and going to graduate school. While she...

01/26/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Paid Sick Leave Now Mandatory for Most Businesses in Jersey City

The Jersey Journal - January 24, 2014, by Terrence McDonald - When Jersey City in September 2012 became the first New Jersey municipality to mandate that most private businesses provide paid sick...

01/24/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers, Improving Job Quality

Mayor Signals New Future with Paid Sick Days Move

Gotham Gazette - January 23, 2014, by Amy Carroll & Javier Valdés - Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito have announced an expansion of paid sick leave coverage...

01/23/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers, Improving Job Quality

How to Build an Anti-Poverty Movement, From the Grassroots Up

The Nation - January 14, 2014, by Greg Kaufman - With more than 46 million people living below the poverty line, struggling to survive on $19,530 or less for a family of three, and with more than...

01/21/2014

Paid Sick Days Advocates Applaud De Blasio & Mark-Viverito On Expansion Of Earned Sick Time

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 17, 2014

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NEW YORK – Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio and...

01/17/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers

Wall Street Group Aggressively Lobbied a Federal Agency to Thwart Eminent Domain Plans

The Nation - January 17, 2014, by Alexis Goldstein - Despite Wall Street’s ...

01/17/2014 | Restoring Community Wealth

Leaders Begin City’s Left Turn With Sick Pay Proposal

New York Times - January 17, 2014, by Michael Grynbaum and Katie Taylor - New York City’s top elected officials said on Friday that they would greatly...

01/17/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers, Improving Job Quality

Mayor, council declare paid sick leave 'do-over'

Crain's New York Business - January 17, 2014, by Andrew Hawkins - Acting on one of his main campaign promises just three weeks into his administration, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a bill to...

01/17/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers, Improving Job Quality

De Blasio, Mark-Viverito Announce Paid Sick Leave Expansion Plan

NY1 - January 17, 2014, by Grace Rauh - Approximately 500,000 more New Yorkers could soon get paid sick leave benefits at work, as Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-...

01/17/2014 | Ensuring Paid Sick Time for All Workers, Improving Job Quality

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