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Earned Sick Days

Why I Am Voting for Women: I'm Not a Special Interest Group

Kristen Elechko | Posted 12.29.2014 | Politics
Kristen Elechko

If we remain mired in the past, Massachusetts risks being swept into the sea of red that looms ahead for many states in this mid-term election. Therefore, it is critical that we vote with conviction and steady hand, as the way to lead ourselves to a much brighter future.

The Little Secret Corporate Lobbyists Don't Want You to Know: Earned Sick Days Are Good for Business

Gordon MacInnes | Posted 12.29.2013 | Business
Gordon MacInnes

Providing good benefits like earned sick days helps businesses hold onto workers, which reduces joblessness and strengthens the overall economy. With less turnover, businesses save real money on the recruitment, training and lost productivity that comes each time they have to replace a worker.

Sick Days Go Viral

Jodie Levin-Epstein | Posted 05.29.2013 | Business
Jodie Levin-Epstein

Around the nation, states and localities are enacting laws that provide a sick days labor standard, so that workers do not lose wages or jobs when the flu strikes.

Fight Voter Suppression in Orlando

Ellen Bravo | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics
Ellen Bravo

After all, no one wants to lose their job or paycheck for being a good parent to a sick child or following doctor's orders when they themselves fall ill. And no one wants to be served flu with their food. So what's a big lobbyist to do?