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Despite COVID-19, Trump Keeps on Gutting Protections for Workers

“By the time the pandemic hit, Trump had already blocked the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces rule, which would have helped ensure that federal contracts only go to employers who follow basic labor and employment laws, according to the Economic Policy Institute. Now, the administration says further deregulation is necessary to blunt the outbreak’s damage …

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Despite COVID-19, Trump Keeps on Gutting Protections for Workers

“By the time the pandemic hit, Trump had already blocked the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces rule, which would have helped ensure that federal contracts only go to employers who follow basic labor and employment laws, according to the Economic Policy Institute. Now, the administration says further deregulation is necessary to blunt the outbreak’s damage …

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Trump administration quietly guts COVID-19 paid leave provision that already excluded 75 percent of workers

“The Times noted that health care providers, first responders and some federal government employees can also be denied paid leave under the bill.” Trump administration quietly guts COVID-19 paid leave provision that already excluded 75 percent of workers Raw Story: Published April 4, 2020 By Igor Derysh, Salon Share to Copy LinkCopy LinkShare to EmailEmail The …

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Trump administration quietly guts COVID-19 paid leave provision that already excluded 75 percent of workers

“The Times noted that health care providers, first responders and some federal government employees can also be denied paid leave under the bill.” Trump administration quietly guts COVID-19 paid leave provision that already excluded 75 percent of workers Raw Story: Published April 4, 2020 By Igor Derysh, Salon Share to Copy LinkCopy LinkShare to EmailEmail The …

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Who refuses to provide paid sick leave? The New York Times gives us the names

“The list of malefactors includes the giants of fast food, like McDonald’s, Subway and Chick-fil-A, as well as sit-down restaurants like Cracker Barrel, Outback Steakhouse and the Cheesecake Factory. And it’s not just restaurants. The data also shows most workers at the supermarket chains Wegmans, Kroger, Meijer and Giant Eagle reported that they did not …

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