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Scaffold Law Debate Heats Up Over Dueling Reports on Safety and Costs

Legislative Gazetter - April 21, 2014, by Matthew Dondiego - A new report released last Thursday by a pro-labor, pro-...

04/21/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Safety coalition: ‘Scaffold Law’ study is ‘flawed’

Safety & Health Magazine - April 18, 2014 - A recent study that questioned the usefulness of New York state’s “...

04/18/2014 | Improving Job Quality

When Lawsuits Protect Hardhats

New York Daily News - April 17, 2014, by Errol Louis - New York is about to embark on a historic building boom — and...

04/17/2014 | Improving Job Quality

NY Daily News Letter to the Editor: Body Count

New York Daily News - April 15, 2014, by Josie Duffy -  Re “Hardhat in fatal plunge” (April 15): How many more deadly...

04/16/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Coalición defiende ley que protege a trabajadores de la construcción

El Diario - April 16, 2014, by Mariela Lombard - Más de una veintena de organizaciones comunitarias y sindicatos se han...

04/16/2014 | Improving Job Quality

NYTimes Letter to the Editor: Deportations for Minor Offenses

New York Times - April 13, 2014 To the Editor: Re “...

04/13/2014 | Immigrant Rights - Combating Family Separation & Deportation

CPD's Josie Duffy Debunks Scaffold Law Myths on Capital Tonight

Capital Tonight's Liz Benjamin interviews Center for Popular Democracy Policy Advocate Josie Duffy on the Scaffold Law...

04/11/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Charter Financing: Study Finds Too Little Accountability in California

San Jose Mercury News - April 9, 2014, by Raymond Blanchard - Every parent wishes their children will reach their...

04/9/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

CPD Director of Research Connie Razza on Melissa Harris-Perry

How Pension Plans are at Risk Melisa Harris-Perry - March 23, 2014 - Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, Connie Razza, Arun Gupta...

03/23/2014 | Improving Job Quality

As Wells Fargo is Accused of Fabricating Foreclosure Papers, Will Banks Keep Escaping Prosecution?

Democracy Now - March 21, 2014 - A new internal report says the Justice Department massively overstated its successes...

03/21/2014 | Holding Wall Street Accountable


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