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Republicans and Unions: Unlikely Allies Against ObamaCare - PolicyMic

Republicans and Unions: Unlikely Allies Against ObamaCare - PolicyMic | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
PolicyMic Republicans and Unions: Unlikely Allies Against ObamaCare PolicyMic Although Republicans have until now been the biggest representatives of anti-Affordable Care Act sentiment, some labor unions fear that the law will have ramifications on...
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Predictable Scheduling: An Undiscovered FLSA "Right"? - Employment and HR - United States

Predictable Scheduling: An Undiscovered FLSA "Right"? - Employment and HR - United States | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
U.S. Wage and Hour Division Administrator David Weil reportedly has said that the Division is looking very actively at the question of whether workers should be legally entitled to predictable scheduling.
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NLRB election rules survives major court challenge — California Senate passes new minimum wage — Will DHS investigate SoCalEdison? - POLITICO Morning Shift

NLRB election rules survives major court challenge — California Senate passes new minimum wage — Will DHS investigate SoCalEdison? - POLITICO Morning Shift | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
California Senate passes new minimum wage.
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Los Angeles: Labor unions lobbied hard for $15 minimum wage. Guess what they want now - Liberty Unyielding

Los Angeles: Labor unions lobbied hard for $15 minimum wage. Guess what they want now - Liberty Unyielding | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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The Big Picture: We Must Strengthen Labor Unions

The Big Picture: We Must Strengthen Labor Unions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Dear fellow MoveOn member, There is one solution to skyrocketing inequality that most of the TV talking heads love to ignore: Unions! It's no surprise.
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Epic mock-alanche in progress as labor unions who pushed for $15 minimum wage in Los Angeles now want an exemption

Epic mock-alanche in progress as labor unions who pushed for $15 minimum wage in Los Angeles now want an exemption | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
"Fun little bait and switch out in LA."
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Activists and workers rally for fired Hardee's employee - Mountain Xpress

Activists and workers rally for fired Hardee's employee - Mountain Xpress | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Fast-food workers rallied today at the Hardee's restaurant in Biltmore Village in support of an employee who claims she was fired due to participation in labor rights activism with the Fight for $15 movement.
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ALFA Unveils Newly Revised Labor Relations Tool Kit

ALFA Unveils Newly Revised Labor Relations Tool Kit | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
ALFA has released a newly updated Labor Relations Guide & Tool Kit designed to aid senior living companies as they navigate the often changing field of labor law and regulation.
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Labor, coalition battle over shipping laws

Labor, coalition battle over shipping laws | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
NEW shipping laws will give the mining, manufacturing and farming sectors a boost, the federal government says.
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NLRB probes slow response to post office data breach — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Sma...

NLRB probes slow response to post office data breach — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Sma... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has taken the U.S. Postal Service to task over its delay in informing its employees of a cyber breach in the late summer or early fall of 2014.
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Inflation report and unemployment summary | theHRDIRECTOR - The only magazine dedicated to HR Directors

Inflation report and unemployment summary | theHRDIRECTOR - The only magazine dedicated to HR Directors | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Employment is at a record high, unemployment is falling and wages are rising ahead of inflation, according to data released by the ONS this morning.
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The New Bully In The Workplace - Employment and HR - United States

The New Bully In The Workplace - Employment and HR - United States | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Rick Grimaldi and Lori Halber's article The New Bully in the Workplace was featured in Region's Business on April 15, 2015. Who will stand up for small businesses against the National Labor Relations Board?
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The Law of Unintended Consequences: SEIU's #FightFor15 Is Already Killing Jobs | RedState

The Law of Unintended Consequences: SEIU's #FightFor15 Is Already Killing Jobs | RedState | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Here's another lesson in The Law of Unintended Consequences that unions should know all-too-well: Artificially-higher wages can and often does lead to unemployment.
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Labor Unions Endorse Legal Weed in Ohio | Weedist

Labor Unions Endorse Legal Weed in Ohio | Weedist | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, ResponsibleOhio, the organization currently collecting signatures to get their initiative to legalize marijuana on the ballot in the next presidential election, earned...
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The Evolving Definition Of Joint Employers - Employment and HR - United States

The Evolving Definition Of Joint Employers - Employment and HR - United States | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board and various union-backed organizations are ratcheting up efforts aimed at changing the landscape of who qualifies as a joint employer.
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Unions divide labor movement over LA minimum wage exemptions | Al Jazeera America

Unions divide labor movement over LA minimum wage exemptions | Al Jazeera America | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Proposal to waive minimum wage for unionized shops divides labor activists and supporters
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At $10 an hour, Chicago’s minimum wage is not enough to live on

At $10 an hour, Chicago’s minimum wage is not enough to live on | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A bump in Chicago's minimum wage to $10 per hour on July 1 still won't be enough to support a family, according to a living wage calculator that measures the cost of living in cities across the nation.
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The minimum wage should be $12-$14 per hour $10 in not enough

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L.A. labor leaders agree to delay minimum wage exemption for unions

L.A. labor leaders agree to delay minimum wage exemption for unions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A union official said Thursday night that two prominent Los Angeles labor groups would not oppose the passage of a citywide minimum wage increase that omits an exemption for unionized businesses.
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LA's labor unions want an exemption from the city's new $15-an-hour minimum wage

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The Bizarre, Shania Twain-Based Argument For Keeping McDonald’s Wages Low

The Bizarre, Shania Twain-Based Argument For Keeping McDonald’s Wages Low | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A McDonald's supporter makes a strange new argument against higher pay for frycooks.
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Amid USPS’ Calls for Pay Cuts, Unions Let Deadline Pass for New...

Amid USPS’ Calls for Pay Cuts, Unions Let Deadline Pass for New... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Two postal unions representing more than 300,000 employees are struggling to reach new collective bargaining agreements with postal management, with one already abandoning negotiations in favor of mediation.USPS’ contracts with both the American...
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Fast food workers turn to city leaders in Kansas City for help earning a livable wage

Fast food workers turn to city leaders in Kansas City for help earning a livable wage | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Kansas City fast food workers want Kansas City voters to decide if the minimum wage should be raised to $15 an hour. They testified at a special committee meeting of the City Council today at City Hall.
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City of Bloomington Named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Local Human Resources Association

City of Bloomington Named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Local Human Resources Association | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
RT @citybloomington: City of Bloomington Named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Local Human Resources Association http://t.co/JeCb0hUnDH We love …
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The Big Picture: Fight for $15 with Robert Reich - YouTube

*Part of "The Big Picture: 10 Ideas To Save The Economy" by former Labor Secretary Robert Reich and MoveOn.org. Right now, there are adult breadwinners who w...
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A look at the state of the U.S. labor movement while, in protests, workers fight for $15 - International Viewpoint - online socialist magazine

Tens of thousands of low-wage workers protested in 200 American cities on April 15, many of them marching, demonstrating, and sitting-in at McDonald's fast-food restaurants and other low-wage employers.
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