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Mid-Hudson News
NLRB rules against Marist College in faculty electionRaphael Kosek, who has been teaching at the school for 14 years. The adjuncts
NLRB rules against Marist College in faculty election
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 3 hours ago
Raphael Kosek, who has been teaching at the school for 14 years. The adjuncts had sought to join Faculty Forward/Service Employees International, Local 200United. Copyright © 2016 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Berkeley City Council to consider compromise on minimum wage once again tomorrow at another special meeting . CategoryPreviously, a mayoral candidate and councilmember, realtor Laurie Capitelli, or
Berkeley City Council to consider compromise on minimum wage once again tomorrow at another special meeting . Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 8 hours ago
Previously, a mayoral candidate and councilmember, realtor Laurie Capitelli, orchestrated a supposed compromise with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), but then failed to show up for a special council meeting he himself had... Read more
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Orange County Register
California close to requiring retirement plans for all businesses with at least five workerscalled MyRA, for “My Retirement Account,” according to Yvonne Walker, a board m
California close to requiring retirement plans for all businesses with at least five workers
Orange County Register / Posted 9 hours ago
called MyRA, for “My Retirement Account,” according to Yvonne Walker, a board member who is also the president of a large Service Employees International Union local in the state. After the startup, she said, the board will move on to making... Read more
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Boston Globe
MBTA janitors protest impending layoffsa janitor at the T for 13 years. “We’re not going to lay down until the end. We
MBTA janitors protest impending layoffs
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
a janitor at the T for 13 years. “We’re not going to lay down until the end. We’re going to keep fighting.” Officials with Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ, which represents about 300 janitors who work for a pair of T contractors,... Read more
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The Mercury News
School for the Deaf staff seeks superintendent's ousterwas unclear over the weekend whether teachers would return to the classroom whe
School for the Deaf staff seeks superintendent's ouster
The Mercury News / Posted 20 hours ago
was unclear over the weekend whether teachers would return to the classroom when school started, Sulghi Hong, the school's Service Employees International Union Local 1000 representative, said Monday the teachers had decided to remain professional... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Fired Newark airport worker gets back pay in labor settlementLabor Relations Board Regional Director Richard Fox “wasn’t perfect,” said Kevi
Fired Newark airport worker gets back pay in labor settlement
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Labor Relations Board Regional Director Richard Fox “wasn’t perfect,” said Kevin Brown, New Jersey state director of the Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ, which filed the complaint. “We were unable to get [Sumter] reinstated,”... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Labor Movement That’s More About Womenare still largely responsible for their families and communities as well as the
A Labor Movement That’s More About Women
The Atlantic / Posted 20 hours ago
are still largely responsible for their families and communities as well as their jobs.” One of the biggest unions, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), has partnered with alt-labor groups and community organizations including NDWA... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Administrators Editionof an unpredictable freelance economy. … Recently, adjunct faculty members at
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Administrators Edition
Naked Capitalism / Posted 20 hours ago
of an unpredictable freelance economy. … Recently, adjunct faculty members at Duke University voted to affiliate with the Service Employees International Union, following a trend that’s gained particular force in Greater Boston, the nation’s... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Lawrence Hospital Workers Picket, Call For New ContractBRONXVILLE, N.Y. -- Members of Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Loc
Lawrence Hospital Workers Picket, Call For New Contract
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted yesterday
BRONXVILLE, N.Y. -- Members of Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1199 who work at New York-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville were out on the sidewalk with signs Tuesday, holding an information picket to highlight their... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle U’s adjunct faculty can form union, national board rulesvotes. “Today’s ruling affirms that the majority of faculty have the right to
Seattle U’s adjunct faculty can form union, national board rules
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
votes. “Today’s ruling affirms that the majority of faculty have the right to form a union,” said Karen Hart, president of Service Employees International Union 925, in a statement. The faculty members organized under SEIU, which has worked at the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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News 8000
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Two more workers-rights advocates join de Blasio's consumer agencyLaw Project, which advocates for low-wage workers and the unemployed. There, sh
Two more workers-rights advocates join de Blasio's consumer agency
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
Law Project, which advocates for low-wage workers and the unemployed. There, she focused on improving and enforcing labor standards. She previously organized health care and building-service workers with the Service Employees Internationa... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesit has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as governm
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
it has also branched out to represent other types of employees, such as government workers, professors and teachers. The Service Employees International Union is working to build unions for student workers at Duke, Northwestern and American, SEIU... Read more
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The Mercury News
School for the Deaf staff seeks superintendent's ousterover the weekend whether teachers would return to the classroom when school sta
School for the Deaf staff seeks superintendent's ouster
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
over the weekend whether teachers would return to the classroom when school started Monday, Sulghi Hong, the school's Service Employees International Union Local 1000 representative, said Monday the teachers had decided to remain professional... Read more
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The News & Observer
Graduate students at private schools win right to unionizeadjunct faculty at Duke voted by a large majority to unionize. A group called D
Graduate students at private schools win right to unionize
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
adjunct faculty at Duke voted by a large majority to unionize. A group called Duke Teaching First led the push to join the Service Employees International Union in hopes of better pay, benefits and job security. The Duke vote was the first in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NLRB rules that grad students are employees, opens door to unionizationit is not foreclosed by the existence of some other, additional relationship th
NLRB rules that grad students are employees, opens door to unionization
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
it is not foreclosed by the existence of some other, additional relationship that the Act does not reach." The Service Employees International Union, which has been behind a recent surge in unionization efforts of adjunct instructors at... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Parents Of Developmentally Disabled Decry State's Privatization Effortsbe served in a private sector that is given the proper resources. The host of
Parents Of Developmentally Disabled Decry State's Privatization Efforts
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
be served in a private sector that is given the proper resources. The host of Tuesday's gathering was Local 1199 of the Service Employees International Union, which represents both the state and the private workers who care for the clients... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Union organizing at UMC amid budget woesAcevedo, a health unit coordinator at UMC. Acevedo and other UMC associates ha
Union organizing at UMC amid budget woes
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
Acevedo, a health unit coordinator at UMC. Acevedo and other UMC associates have been working to organize under the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Texas. They're now looking to become recognized, and have their concerns about... Read more
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Zero Hedge
FBI Probes Firm Belonging To Brother Of Clinton Campaign Chair For Ukraine Corruption Tiesthe big donors like George Soros, the big movie stars like George Clooney, and
FBI Probes Firm Belonging To Brother Of Clinton Campaign Chair For Ukraine Corruption Ties
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
the big donors like George Soros, the big movie stars like George Clooney, and the mega-union bosses like Andy Stern of the Service Employees International Union. But to insiders, the list showed something else: The power of the Podesta family.... Read more
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Miami New Times
County Commission Will Meet Monday to Authorize Campaign-Finance Petitionsresolute with respect to pressing forward with our lawsuit to ensure that the S
County Commission Will Meet Monday to Authorize Campaign-Finance Petitions
Miami New Times / Posted 6 days ago
resolute with respect to pressing forward with our lawsuit to ensure that the Supervisor is forced to start counting!” Service Employees International Union Florida President and campaign co-chair Monica Russo said in the release. “The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Demings endorsed by SEIU in U.S. House raceher campaign announced Tuesday. Demings said in a statement she was "very hono
Demings endorsed by SEIU in U.S. House race
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
her campaign announced Tuesday. Demings said in a statement she was "very honored and humbled" to win the backing of the Service Employees International Union Florida, which represents more than 55,000 active and retired workers in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Millionaires’ tax group girds for battlea sense: Using our resources,” said Gruman. Gruman, a 57-year-old Somerville r
Millionaires’ tax group girds for battle
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
a sense: Using our resources,” said Gruman. Gruman, a 57-year-old Somerville resident and state political director for the Service Employees International Union, helps run Raise Up along with a faith-based organizer and a social justice activist.... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
State group home families speak out in favor of private companiesmean hundreds of state layoffs. "We are losing 600 middle class jobs servicing
State group home families speak out in favor of private companies
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
mean hundreds of state layoffs. "We are losing 600 middle class jobs servicing the community," said Jennifer Schneider, Service Employees International Union. "On the other hand we have clients with intellectual disabilities who are losing staff... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Osceola County commission candidates tout experience, passionaffiliation to represent District 3 and will also face each other in August. J
Osceola County commission candidates tout experience, passion
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
affiliation to represent District 3 and will also face each other in August. Julio Diaz said he is a data analyst for the Service Employees International Union. He's drawn in nearly $5,200 in contributions as of Aug. 5. "I think we need to expand... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago doormen ratify tentative contract with sizable pay bumpsgo into effect Dec. 1, covers over 1,200 doormen working at more than 600 resid
Chicago doormen ratify tentative contract with sizable pay bumps
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
go into effect Dec. 1, covers over 1,200 doormen working at more than 600 residential buildings in Chicago, according to Service Employees International Union Local 1, which represents the workers. While the union declined to give specifics, it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
It's Rauner Day at the Illinois State FairMichelle Smith, of Plainfield. (Rick Pearson) *SEIU Healthcare weighs in again
It's Rauner Day at the Illinois State Fair
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Michelle Smith, of Plainfield. (Rick Pearson) *SEIU Healthcare weighs in against McAuliffe: The politically active Service Employees International Union Healthcare Illinois unit is backing Chicago-area Democrats in their continuing battle... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny Valley School District administrators, custodians get pay raiseswith most also getting 2 percent increases on July 1 of each of the contract's
Allegheny Valley School District administrators, custodians get pay raises
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
with most also getting 2 percent increases on July 1 of each of the contract's three years. The district's contract with Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ is retroactive to July 1 and runs through June 30, 2019. The union accepted... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Strike over, Superior Court clerks tackle backlogyear, Stewart said. A "me too" clause would give the union another raise next
Strike over, Superior Court clerks tackle backlog
Mountain View Voice / Posted 9 days ago
year, Stewart said. A "me too" clause would give the union another raise next year based on the court's agreement with Service Employees International Union Local 521 that represents court clerks and County Employees Management Association,... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Backers Drop Initiative To Cap Hospital Exec Pay To Support Clinton CampaignU.S. presidential race. The measure to cap the pay of hospital executives at $
Backers Drop Initiative To Cap Hospital Exec Pay To Support Clinton Campaign
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 9 days ago
U.S. presidential race. The measure to cap the pay of hospital executives at $450,000 was backed by the California-based Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West. The union turned in more than 281,000 signatures to get... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MSP workers threaten strike against Delta subcontractorconditions and allow us to form a union," Mohamed said in a statement Monday.
MSP workers threaten strike against Delta subcontractor
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
conditions and allow us to form a union," Mohamed said in a statement Monday. No date was set for a possible strike. The Service Employees International Union, which is helping organize the AirServ workers, said in the statement that they hope to... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
At First-Ever Fight for $15 Convention, Workers Adopt ‘Richmond Resolution,’ Vow to Champion $15, Union Rights Through 2016 Election Season and Beyondmiddle-class, but the workers of the Fight for $15 are starting to turn the tid
At First-Ever Fight for $15 Convention, Workers Adopt ‘Richmond Resolution,’ Vow to Champion $15, Union Rights Through 2016 Election Season and Beyond
CommonDreams.org / Posted 10 days ago
middle-class, but the workers of the Fight for $15 are starting to turn the tide,” said Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union, which has supported the Fight for $15 since it launched in New York City in November... Read more
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PollutionOnline
PGE Labor And Environmental Groups File Diablo Canyon Joint Proposal With The CPUCstate’s energy vision and ensures the orderly replacement of nuclear power with
PGE Labor And Environmental Groups File Diablo Canyon Joint Proposal With The CPUC
PollutionOnline / Posted 11 days ago
state’s energy vision and ensures the orderly replacement of nuclear power with other GHG-free resources while supporting employees and the community,” said PG&E Electric President Geisha Williams. PG&E and the other parties announced the joint... Read more
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Orange County Register
In gridlocked states, ballot initiatives are taking on greater importancein 2020. Democratic and labor groups supporting the measure include the Fairnes
In gridlocked states, ballot initiatives are taking on greater importance
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
in 2020. Democratic and labor groups supporting the measure include the Fairness Project, a national effort funded by the Service Employees International Union. Meanwhile, Republican legislators have taken a page from the Democratic playbook in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Revenue neutral’ carbon-tax initiative could cost state $675 milliondeeply flawed initiative while we’re facing huge demands for education funding,
‘Revenue neutral’ carbon-tax initiative could cost state $675 million
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
deeply flawed initiative while we’re facing huge demands for education funding,” said Adam Glickman, secretary-treasurer of Service Employees International Union Local 775, which represents nursing-home and other long-term care workers. SEIU is... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
‘Fight for $15’ movement marches through RVA streetswrong that people who are working 80 to 100 hours and can't feed their children
‘Fight for $15’ movement marches through RVA streets
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
wrong that people who are working 80 to 100 hours and can't feed their children,” remarked Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union. The choice of Richmond for Saturday’s march was no accident. Organizers parallel... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | October 30, 2011bond money. The school board unanimously approved the school bus and technology
News Briefs | October 30, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
bond money. The school board unanimously approved the school bus and technology bond financing. SEIU MAKES APPEARANCE – A Service Employees International Union (SEIU) representative confronted the Montrose Community Schools Board of Education... Read more
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Raw Story
EXCLUSIVE: Some of SEIU’s ‘Fight for $15’ workers aren’t unionized — and don’t make $15 an hourindicating they want a union for employees who work on labor organizing project
EXCLUSIVE: Some of SEIU’s ‘Fight for $15’ workers aren’t unionized — and don’t make $15 an hour
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
indicating they want a union for employees who work on labor organizing projects spearheaded by the 1.9 million-member Service Employees International Union. To outsiders, it may seem strange that union organizers are demanding a union of... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
City streets to close as thousands march up Monument from Monroe Parkto march down Monument Avenue, in the culmination of the first-ever “Fight for
City streets to close as thousands march up Monument from Monroe Park
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 13 days ago
to march down Monument Avenue, in the culmination of the first-ever “Fight for $15” movement convention hosted by the Service Employees International Union. The convention runs Friday through Saturday [Read more about the march,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wagesevent kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks f
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wages
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 13 days ago
event kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks from Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union. On Saturday, 10,000 workers are expected to march down Richmond's Monument Avenue.... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wagesevent kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks f
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wages
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 14 days ago
event kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks from Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union. On Saturday, 10,000 workers are expected to march down Richmond's Monument Avenue.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wagesevent kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks f
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wages
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
event kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks from Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union. On Saturday, 10,000 workers are expected to march down Richmond's Monument Avenue.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wagesevent kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks f
Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wages
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
event kicks off Friday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center with remarks from Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union. On Saturday, 10,000 workers are expected to march down Richmond's Monument Avenue.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
In the future, we could all get free money from the government — here's when it might happenother UBI experts Business Insider spoke with also upheld the 10-15-year timeli
In the future, we could all get free money from the government — here's when it might happen
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
other UBI experts Business Insider spoke with also upheld the 10-15-year timeline: Andy Stern, former president of the Service Employees International Union and author of "Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy... Read more
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Connecticut Post
In the future, we could all get free money from the government — here's when it might happenother UBI experts Business Insider spoke with also upheld the 10-15-year timeli
In the future, we could all get free money from the government — here's when it might happen
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
other UBI experts Business Insider spoke with also upheld the 10-15-year timeline: Andy Stern, former president of the Service Employees International Union and author of "Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
In the future, we could all get free money from the government — here's when it might happenother UBI experts Business Insider spoke with also upheld the 10-15-year timeli
In the future, we could all get free money from the government — here's when it might happen
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
other UBI experts Business Insider spoke with also upheld the 10-15-year timeline: Andy Stern, former president of the Service Employees International Union and author of "Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy... Read more
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