Over 45 million Americans do not earn enough income to afford their basic needs.
The issue missing from Jeb and Hillary’s exchange is how underemployment and unpredictability go hand in hand.
About one-third of jobs on federal contracts in DC pay less than a family living wage.
The Innovation Act would gut the patent protections that enable innovators to create and manufacture new products.
The Schedules That Work Act would give everyone the right to request a predictable schedule.
Unfettered immigration of any origin dilutes the existing labor force and displaces native blacks, whites, and latinos.
The obstacles to employment faced by ex-offenders jeopardize not only the lives of former inmates, but also public safety and fiscal stability.
A federal employee may not be fired without cause, and must be given an opportunity to respond to charges before being fired.
The DOL’s proposal could well result in fewer Americans having access to the advice they need to save for retirement.
Reducing hours to ensure employees aren't subject to expensive overtime payouts would be the most immediate impact of the regulation.