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Say it ain't so, Mayor Strickland

The corporate-funded Washington Retail Association announced details of a Tacoma paid sick leave ordinance yesterday which they claim is about to be introduced by Mayor Marilyn Strickland. 450 more words

Paid Sick Days

Many Iowans and Minnesotans do not receive paid sick time

MASON CITY, Iowa – A report by the “Institute for Women’s Policy Research” and “Take Action Minnesota” finds that nearly half of Americans do not receive paid sick days. 350 more words


Report: No earned sick time for 41 percent of Minnesota workers

Four in 10 Minnesota workers face a choice between showing up for work sick and forfeiting a day’s pay. What’s more troubling, most of the 1.1 million Minnesotans who lack access to earned sick time off work in low-wage jobs. 364 more words


California Employers Required to Provide Paid Sick Leave

California’s Governor Jerry Brown signed into law the “Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014″ on September 10, 2014.

This law requires all California employers to provide at least three paid days of sick leave to their employees each year.  223 more words


Panel: Women workers making gains in Minnesota, but work toward equity remains

On the 94th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the U.S., a panel of three state lawmakers from the East Metro discussed the gains women workers in Minnesota made with passage of the Women’s Economic Security Act this year – and the work for equality that remains to be done. 660 more words