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Obama's Fast Track Attack on Women

Martha Burk | Posted 06.07.2016 | Politics
Martha Burk

The President is asking for "fast track" authority to let the White House be the sole negotiator on the Trans Pacific Partnership. The so-called partnership is an insult to all U.S. workers, with many provisions that will hurt women the most.

Arthur Delaney

1 In 5 Workers Laid Off In Past 5 Years Still Unemployed, Survey Finds | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.22.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Twenty-two percent of workers laid off in the past five years are still unemployed, according to a new survey. The John J. Heldrich...

The Glaring Moral Issue Omitted from the President's Emissions Policy

Paul Abrams | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Indeed, a serious, robust, sensitive policy to address the front-line soldiers in the battle against greenhouse gas emissions would create the political space enabling truly impactful climate change legislation to be enacted.

Arthur Delaney

More Evidence Older Unemployed Less Likely To Get Hired Again | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.13.2012 | Fifty

WASHINGTON -- Older workers laid off during the Great Recession and in its aftermath have had less luck than younger ones in finding new jobs, accordi...

How to Displace Fewer Workers

Sudy Bharadwaj | Posted 11.06.2012 | Small Business
Sudy Bharadwaj

Obviously, you can't continue to employ or hire more workers you view as nonessential in a shaky economy still recovering from recession. But there are ways employers can displace fewer of the workers they already have, beginning with keeping workers productive.