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Obama Fights Again to Get Paid Sick and Family Leave for More Workers

BALTIMORE (AP) — President Barack Obama launched a fresh push Thursday to bring paid sick and family leave to working parents and other private-sector employees as the White House unveiled proposals that could benefit tens of millions of people. 828 more words

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Intel Allocates $300 Million to Diversify Tech Industry

SAN FRANCISCO — Over the last year, Apple, Google and other big technology companies have faced mounting criticism by civil rights leaders about the lack of diversity in their work forces, which are populated mostly by white and Asian men. 911 more words

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President Obama Signs Law That Increases Opportunities for Women's Businesses

President Obama has signed a law that seeks to level the playing field for women-owned businesses seeking federal contracts.

The National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2015, Section 825, authorizes federal agencies to award sole-source contracts to women-owned small businesses eligible for the  335 more words

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Minimum Wage To Go Up in More Than 20 States in 2015

Perhaps due to months of protesting by fast food workers, the minimum wage in 21 states will increase in the year 2015 starting on January 1st. 197 more words

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The Woo Group RBC Wealth Management Hong Kong USA: Investor og egne tjenester vinner varetekt risiko "Real Estate Fund Administrator of the Year" tittel

LONDON, 19 November 2014 – RBC Investor & egne tjenester, del av Royal Bank of Canada (RY på TSX og NYSE) kunngjorde i dag den har vunnet Real Estate Fund administratoren av året tittelen på varetekt risiko europeiske Awards 2014. 390 more words

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