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U.S. Congress: Support Comprehensive Paid Family/Medical Leave!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, democrats, republicans, paid family leave act, Workers rights )

- 8 days ago -
Tell your U.S. members of Congress: Support COMPREHENSIVE paid family and medical leave!
TAKE ACTION: Against Corporate Lobbyists: Tell TrumpâEUR(TM)s Labor Department to Save Overtime for Millions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Workers rights, women's rights, usa, socialsecurity )

- 635 days ago -
We canâEUR(TM)t allow corporate CEOs water down or destroy the overtime rule. Let Secretary Acosta know that working men and women are counting on him to implement the overtime rule! Click âEURoestart writing to begin!
This Labor Day, Let's Give Workers Something To Cheer About
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Labor Day, workers rights, unions, government, corruption, republicans, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, politics, news, elections, abuse, economy, candidates )

- 1723 days ago -
It's no coincidence that prosperity was widely shared when unions were at the height of their power in the decades after World War II, and that inequality has soared as unions have been weakened.
Supreme Court: The Voting Rights Act Worked--So Now It's Unconstitutional
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, government, ethics, SupremeCourt, u.s., workers rights )

- 2154 days ago -
Chief Justice Roberts led the high court's five conservatives in striking down a key part of the Voting Rights Act on Tuesday.
Court Rulings Complicate Discrimination Suits For Employees
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, government, ethics, SupremeCourt, u.s., workers rights )

- 2154 days ago -
In two big employment law cases, the U.S. Supreme Court has made it harder for employees to bring discrimination suits about workplace harassment and retaliation.
Michigan Bills Limiting Union Power Pass in Legislature
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, Labor, lies, media, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, Unions, workers Rights )

- 2350 days ago -
The Michigan Legislature approved sweeping legislation on Tuesday that vastly reduces the power of organized labor in a state that has been a symbol of union dominance and served as an incubator for union activity over decades of modern American -->
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, government, freedoms, americans, rights, workers rights, Wisconsin 14, media, democrats, usa )

- 2997 days ago -
The Wisconsin 14--the brave Democratic state senators who left the state to stop the Republican attacks on workers--are under increasing pressure to return to Wisconsin. PLEASE SIGN THIS STATEMENT OF SUPPORT!
Stand With Wisconsin Workers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wisconsin, protest, unions, workers rights )

- 3012 days ago -
Public employees are teachers, police officers, sanitation workers, firefighters, snow plow drivers ... they are our friends, family and neighbors ... most are not rich, but they work hard and earn their benefits.
End Workplace Discrimination
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: workers rights, anti-discrimination, worker protections, GLBT rights, Human Rights )

- 4353 days ago -
In 33 states, it's still legal to fire someone because they're gay; in 42 states it is legal to fire someone for being transgender. Tell Congress to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA).

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