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Tell Congress to Stop Offshoring
Business  (tags: jobs, employment, workers' rights, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 8 days ago - actionnetwork.org
CWA is supporting two major bills to help stop corporations from sending our jobs overseas: the United States Call Center Worker and Consumer Protection Act of 2019 (H.R.3219/S.1792) and the No Tax Breaks for Outsourcing Act (H.R.1711/S.780).
Defend the Rights of LGBTQ Workers
Business  (tags: LGBTQ, discrimination, prejudice, bigotry, fairness, equality, petitions, employment, jobs )

Freya
- 48 days ago - paction.us
The United States Supreme Court has taken up a case that will determine whether or not we're a country that allows people to be fired on the basis of how they identify.
Tell Your Representatives: Support the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act
Business  (tags: women, pregnancy, workers, employment, petitions )

Freya
- 62 days ago - act.nwlc.org
No one should be forced to make the choice between a paycheck and a healthy pregnancy. The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act would ensure pregnant workers get accommodations when they need them.
Stand With Uber and Lyft Drivers: Make Gig Economy Corporations Pay Their Fair Share
Business  (tags: workers, employment, jobs, income, economic injustice, gig economy, strikes, petitions )

Freya
- 62 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The workers went on strike because they are being left behind. The IPO is a massive payday for investors on the backs on drivers. Uber's business model forces drivers to be independent contractors.
Protecting Reproductive Care Is Critical for Working Women and the Economy
Business  (tags: women, jobs, employment, reproductive rights, birth control, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 71 days ago - secure.businessfwd.org
After decades of improvement, women's progress in the workplace has stalled; out of 22 advanced global economies, the U.S. is 20th in women's workforce participation.
Man With Cerebral Palsy Loses Greeter Job at Walmart, Accepts New Position After Flood of Support
Business  (tags: disabilities, ableism, jobs, employment, good news )

Freya
- 137 days ago - yahoo.com
Jay Melton, who has cerebral palsy, did lose that job, as part of the company's recent mission to phase out greeters as a way to expand their "customer host" roles. But he's now set to assume a new role at the company.
Walmart Greeter With Cerebral Palsy Told He'Ll Lose His Job If He Doesn't Agree to New Physical Demands
Business  (tags: disabilities, jobs, employment, Wal-Mart )

Freya
- 147 days ago - yahoo.com
A man with cerebral palsy who has worked as a Walmart greeter for 10 years was told recently that his job description has changed, and he'll soon be required to agree to a new set of physical demands he's not capable of.
Wal-Mart, Don't Fire Greeter Just Because He Has Cerebral Palsy!
Business  (tags: stores, Wal-Mart, disabilities, employment, jobs, petitions )

Freya
- 147 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Adam Catlin has worked as a Wal-Mart greeter for ten years. Then his job description changed, and he'll soon be required to agree to a new set of physical demands he's not capable of. Now he fears he'll lose his job.
Progressive Labor Standards
Business  (tags: employees, workers, employment, working class, wages )

Freya
- 205 days ago - democracyjournal.org
Dangerously high levels of market concentration demand a regulatory regime that holds large employers to higher standards.
Support the Domestic Worker Bill of Rights
Business  (tags: workers, jobs, employment, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 206 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Add your name to stand in support of workplace protections for nearly 2 million domestic workers in our country.
Tell Congress to Overhaul the Trump-GOP Tax Law
Business  (tags: taxes, economic injustice, jobs, employment, outsourcing, petitions )

Freya
- 207 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Right now, if you're General Motors and you're producing a vehicle in Lordstown, OH, you pay a 21% tax rate on your profits. But if you shift production - and jobs - to Mexico, you effectively pay about half that rate.
Tell Trump It's Time to End the Trade War
Business  (tags: international trade, jobs, employment, broken promises, petitions )

Freya
- 207 days ago - pactionpac.com
Trump cruised into DC with a promise to protect American workers and fight for more competitive deals with our trading partners. But the escalating trade war with China and other key trade partners have put hundreds of thousands of these jobs on the line.
Here Are 5 Reasons Why So Many Millennials and Gen-X-Ers Will Have to Work Until They're Dead
Business  (tags: employment, work, wages, income, retirement, youth )

Freya
- 222 days ago - alternet.org
The reality is that way too many Millennials and aging Generation X-ers don't have nearly enough to retire on, and they are going to need to work as much as possible in the years ahead.
Demand GM Keep Factory Jobs in America
Business  (tags: automobiles, cars, manufacturing, industry, jobs, employment, petitions )

Freya
- 226 days ago - causes.com
GM wants to shut down five North American factories and move these jobs overseas. Demand GM keep factory jobs in the USA.
Tell Congress to Raise the Federal Minimum Wage to $15 An Hour
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, employment, jobs, petitions )

Freya
- 239 days ago - act.berniesanders.com
Tell the new Congress to debate and pass legislation that would raise the minimum wage from $7.25 an hour - a starvation wage - to a living wage of at least $15 an hour.
 

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