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Yoho Doesn't Think Furloughed Workers Deserve Back Pay -- But Voted To Give It To Them

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) said Thursday he doesn't think furloughed government workers should receive back pay -- even though he voted less...

GOP Senators Iffy On Back Pay For Furloughed Workers

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — A bill the House passed to guarantee that furloughed federal workers receive back pay after the partial government s...

Good Service: City Raises Nearly $17,000 For Laid-off Diner Workers

AP | Posted 12.22.2011 | Weird News

ABERDEEN, Wash. -- A regular customer at a Washington state diner that closed, leaving a dozen employees out of work, has led a fundraiser that collec...

Unpaid Internships Investigated: 'Mostly Drudgery' Means Employers Must Usually Pay, Say Regulators

New York Times | STEVEN GREENHOUSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Convinced that many unpaid internships violate minimum wage laws, officials in Oregon, California and other states have begun investigations and fined...

Stop-Loss Veterans: Apply for Back Pay!

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Newmark

Thanks to the Obama administration, former and current service members can get back pay if their active duty was extended because of surprise stop-loss clauses from Sept. 11, 2001, through Sept. 30, 2008