economy

How Corporate Lobbies Are Trying to Delay Justice

A lawsuit in Trenton, NJ, and a preemption try in Pennsylvania are the latest attacks on democracy and earned sick days.

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Philadelphia Paid Sick Days: Anatomy of a Win

Smart organizing, grit and a transformed political environment led to victory, aided by a strong champion and an intrepid coalition leader.

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POTUS Action Helps Working Families Succeed as Caregivers and Providers

President’s unprecedented SOTU stand on paid sick days and paid family leave reflect strength of grassroots movement.

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Paid Sick Days Needs to Cover Everyone

In honor of National Caregivers Month, we call on Philly leaders to pass the most inclusive paid sick days law.

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Preserving Democracy in Pennsylvania

Domestic violence activists refuse to let ALEC hijack their legislation.

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Respect the Bump Gets Results as Well as Respect

OUR Walmart moms and allies rally for justice for pregnant workers – and all Walmart employees.

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YesOn4 in Massachusetts

Health care providers, business leaders agree with workers: all Bay Staters should earn paid sick days.

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Women Leaders: The Policies Women Need Are What the Economy Needs

Local activist Rhiannon Broschat joined the conversation with top women political leaders to talk about the policies women need and are fighting for.

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Big Win in California But More to Do

Home care workers vow to keep fighting to end exclusion as they hail paid sick days win for 6.5 million in the state.

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