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Philly Mayor’s Veto Won’t Halt Momentum for Paid Sick Days

Via Family Values At Work: “Mayor Nutter’s decision to stand with corporate lobbyists and veto the new paid sick days ordinance is short-sighted — and most likely will be short-lived. More than one hundred organizations that make up the Coalition … Continue reading

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Massachusetts labor chief: Paid sick days ‘a basic right’

From the Boston Herald: Gov. Deval Patrick’s top labor adviser threw the administration’s weight behind a proposal Tuesday that would require employers to allow workers to earn seven paid sick days a year, calling the proposal a “basic right,” arguing … Continue reading

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