The United States “continues to be the only advanced economy that does not guarantee its workers paid vacation.”
We will support our employees who want to volunteer, run for office, write letters or protest.
Disconnecting is so important to Bart Lorang, CEO of FullContact, that he assigns his employees a mandatory 3-week vacation each year + a $7,500 bonus if you travel off grid.
"You don't need to build a crazy company. You can treat people fairly and do well."
The Occupy Wall Street movement and now Bernie Sander's embrace of democratic socialism claim that anti-government politics have gutted the American dream, created inequality in income, wealth, and privilege not seen since the 1920s, and led to economic dysfunction.
Fifty-four percent of those surveyed say they haven't taken a vacation in the last 12 months.
Sanders said he wants to appropriate the term "family values" from Republicans, who have historically used it to talk about
To fully allow low-wage workers to take a vacation, the federal tax policy might have to get involved. Currently, the tax
Republicans in Congress just won a smashing electoral success by essentially doing nothing but mercilessly block Obama's agenda. That, to put it another way, is a winning formula for them with their base voters.
The HuffPost/YouGov poll was conducted Aug. 26-28 among 1,000 U.S. adults using a sample selected from YouGov's opt-in online