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Trump's 'Tip-Pooling' Plan Could Screw Your Bartender
The restaurant owner-in-chief wants to give employers more control over workers' gratuities. What could possibly go wrong?
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The Next Recession Is Really Gonna Suck
The extra help unemployed people got during the Great Recession has emboldened states to mistreat them.
Aaron Bernstein / Reuters
Democrats Rally Against Trump's Plan To Let Restaurants Appropriate Workers' Tips
The Labor Department's controversial proposal is facing mounting criticism.
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Left Out Of #MeToo, Strippers Fight For More Rights In The Workplace
"You think this is easy?"
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Here Comes Another Effort To Undermine Obamacare's Rules For Health Insurance
It could mean cheaper, skimpier coverage for healthy people -- and higher costs for others.
Courtesy Cheryl Spencer
Jim Spencer Died In A Pile Of Dirt. The Law Was Too Weak To Help.
By Jim Morris, Center for Public Integrity
$41,600 in fines, no criminal charges. A plumber’s death in a trench cave-in shows how the country values the lives of workers.
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Obtains Visas For 70 Foreign Workers
Cooks, maids and waiters at the president's golf resort won't be "made in America."
Carlos Barria / Reuters
Obama's Overtime Reforms Aren't Dead Yet
Trump might make more workers eligible for overtime pay, just not as many as Obama envisioned.
Labor Day Should Really Be Called 'Inequality Day'
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Graduate school and research institution at Brandeis University
We stand at levels of income and wealth disparity not seen since the 1920s.
Enough is Enough: It Is Time to Demand Paid Parental Leave
Sandra Noojin is an educator, blogger, researcher, wife and mo...
Did you know that the United States is the only developed country that has not mandated paid parental leave? In a country
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Donald Trump Is The Fast-Food President
The Trump administration is taking the reins off low-wage employers. It's a stark reversal from the Obama years.
5 Tips For Individuals With Autism On Finding Employment
Professional Speaker, Best-Selling Author, Autism Entertainmen...
At 25, one of my first dreams came true on finding a full-time job. 21 years before that happened I was diagnosed with autism
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How State Apprenticeships Could Ease Staffing Woes
Stateline provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in s...
It’s not unusual for firefighters and police officers to start their careers as apprentices. Some state agencies are also
Aaron Bernstein / Reuters
Trump Budget Director Wants To Slash Spending For Agencies -- Except His Own
Do not ask the belt-tighteners to tighten their belts.
Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
The Trump Administration Wants To Hide Union-Busting By Employers
The White House is looking to repeal a rule issued by the Obama administration that would have brought more transparency to anti-union campaigns.
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Judge Rejects $2.4 Million Fine For Oil Company Over Blast That Killed 7
State officials had said the Tesoro Anacortes refinery explosion was the oil company's fault.
Why Women Need To Get Involved In Planning For Retirement
By Alicia McElhaney, On Assignment for HuffPost
Because the wage gap doesn't end when you retire.
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