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Golden Opportunity for the National Restaurant Association to Do the Right Thing

Linda Meric | Posted 01.17.2012 | Business
Linda Meric

The restaurant industry is notorious for being a male-dominated environment ripe with inappropriate sexual conduct and comments.

Cain Accuser Lies Low

AP | By BETH DeFALCO and BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. -- The first woman known to have filed a sexual harassment claim against GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain while he ran a trade gro...

Millions Expected To Dine Out On Thanksgiving

Posted 11.15.2011 | Home

This year, the National Restaurant Association estimates that 14 million Americans will dine out for Thanksgiving, and an additional 16 million Americ...

Cain Often Blurred Social And Professional As A Boss

The Washington Post | Krissah Thompson And Aaron C. Davis | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

As a boss, Herman Cain made it a habit to stop by and talk to his employees, even the lowest-ranking. ...

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly About Secret Settlement Agreements

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

No matter how these claims play out on the political stage, the practice of hiding wrongdoing through the avenue of non-disclosure settlements agreements is worthy of further consideration.

Cain Case Shines Light on Workplace Sexual Harassment

Michael Sigman | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Michael Sigman

The corporatization of America has, to some degree, replaced a Wild West business environment with a consistent set of sexual harassment guidelines and training.

Sam Stein

Under Cain, Restaurant Association Pushed Sexual Harassment Education Reforms | Sam Stein | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Herman Cain was elected president of the National Restaurant Association in 1996, the industry had a reputation for having a climat...

Jon Ward

Cain Adviser Accepts Perry Aide's Denial Of Sexual Harassment Story Leak [UPDATE] | Jon Ward | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Herman Cain's chief of staff said on Thursday that he accepted the explanation of a Rick Perry adviser who denied charges from the Cain ...

Herman Cain Accuser Will Not Go Public, Lawyer Says

Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

One of the women who has leveled sexual harassment allegations at Herman Cain has decided not to go public with her story, according to her lawyer. Th...

Paid Sick Leave Rejected By Denver Voters

Posted 01.02.2012 | Denver

Initiative 300, also billed as the 'Paid Sick Days' initiative, received a resounding 'no' from voters in yesterday's election. According to the De...

Cain's Accuser Ready To Tell Her Story

Washington Post | By James V. Grimaldi | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics

One of the women who accused GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain of sexual harassment wants to tell her side of the story but is barred by a confid...

Herman Cain Gives 5th, 6th and 7th Rebuttals to Sexual Harassment Charges

Mark Steinberg | Posted 01.01.2012 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

Herman Cain, who has given contradictory explanations of his alleged sexual misconduct with two members of the National Restaurant Association, has spoken again to the issue.

When Is a Scoop Ready to be Published?

ProPublica | Posted 01.01.2012 | Media

By Stephen Engelberg, ProPublica Politico's story on possible sexual harassment [2] by Herman Cain may be the biggest investigative scoop of the camp...

Cain Denies Sexual Harassment Accusations

AP/THE HUFFINGTON POST | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain has denied a report alleging that he sexually harassed women during his time as head of the National Restaurant A...

Pair Of Women Accused Herman Cain Of Inappropriate Behavior

Politico | JONATHAN MARTIN & MAGGIE HABERMAN & ANNA PALMER & KENNETH P. VOGEL | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

During Herman Cain’s tenure as the head of the National Restaurant Association in the 1990s, at least two female employees complained to colleagues ...

Dave Jamieson

Cain Fought Pay Raises For Working Poor | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Questioning America's minimum wage has somehow become a rite of passage in the Republican presidential primary. Michele Bachmann has...

Dave Jamieson

Restaurant Lobby Fights Paid Sick Days For Workers | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.26.2011 | Politics

Voters in Denver, Colo., will head to the polls next week to decide whether or not the city's employers should be required to give workers paid sick d...

Herman Cain: Why He Acts Crazy

Caitlin Storhaug | Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics
Caitlin Storhaug

No matter how good I was at my job, I'm sure I wasn't the barrier between Herman and the bluster he's filling airwaves with now. Something changed and he decided that crazy and fearful is the way to win.

Expanding Halal Food's Availability

Naazish YarKhan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Naazish YarKhan

Certification symbols have become the stamp of purity these days. Halal certification opens the door to a $20 billion economy for halal food in the United States alone.

Colorado Restaurant Growth Predicted To Outpace Nation In 2010

Denver Business Journal | Ed Sealover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado restaurants are expected to post the strongest growth of any state in the nation in 2010, according to a report from the National Restaurant ...