Tag: Paid Sick Days

Voters in Four States Elect to Boost Wages and Working Conditions

November 10, 2016

Amidst a general election that is sure to be discussed, analyzed and hypothesized about for weeks, if not months to come, one aspect you could easily overlook is some resoundingly good news. Voters made their voices heard on policies that directly benefit working people’s ability to provide for their families.… Read More»

Who’s next?

September 17, 2014

This makes East Orange the fourth city in New Jersey to guarantee paid sick leave. Who’s next?

Earned Sick Days Victory in Portland: A Campaign Across Generations

March 20, 2013

 Blog post courtesy of Family Forward Oregon Last week, after a two-year campaign, Portland became the fourth city in the United States to pass paid sick days legislation. This is a victory for workers in Portland and, according to Commissioner Fritz, who championed the legislation, “…a historic moment for human… Read More»