News Releases | December 20, 2017

California Fair Chance Act Takes Effect January 1, Extending ‘Ban the Box’ to Private Employers

Here’s what California jobseekers and employers need to know.

News Releases | December 20, 2017

Workers Across U.S. Getting Raises as 18 States and 19 Cities Increase Minimum Wages on Jan. 1

Workers across the country will receive badly needed raises on January 1st.

News Releases | December 19, 2017

Ten Years After Great Recession Hit, Unemployed Workers Face Greater Barriers to Jobless Aid

The share of unemployed workers receiving jobless aid is at a record low.

News Releases | December 15, 2017

On NLRB’s Reversal of Browning-Ferris ‘Joint Employer’ Ruling

Here’s yet another example of the Trump administration favoring corporations over working people.

News Releases | December 14, 2017

NELP Responds to Trump Administration’s Fall Regulatory Agenda

The Trump administration’s regulatory agenda translates to less money, less protection, and less security for our nation’s workers.

News Releases | December 14, 2017

Report: Mississippi Workers Are Dying on the Job at One of the Highest Rates in the Nation

Mississippi has one of the highest on-the-job fatality rates, but the lowest workers’ compensation benefits of any state.

News Releases | December 7, 2017

NELP Applauds GAO Report on Workplace Hazards in Meat and Poultry Industry

The report confirms that dangerous working conditions persist in the nation’s meat and poultry industry.

News Releases | December 4, 2017

NELP Blasts Trump DOL’s Proposed Rule Allowing Tip Theft

Proposed rule constitutes “a wholesale attack on restaurant workers and the meager federal protections they have for their pay.”

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