Our #BuyBlue campaign has gone national, with hundreds of thousands of people at the Democratic National Convention learning of Labor 411’s campaign to stimulate the creation of good jobs through responsible spending.
By Michael Messina
It’s over. It’s been over for a long time now. Even the fallout from the Wasserman Schultz emails won’t change anything. Hillary has been chosen as the Democratic candidate for president, but the Bernie bonanza lives on, and the National Nurses United union seems to be a leader in the fight, even if that fight has now taken a different shape.
By Sahid Fawaz When Donald Trump’s Vice Presidential pick Mike Pence was a member of Congress, he got a chance to talk about the proposed minimum wage increase. Can you guess which side he took? Here’s a hint: it wasn’t the side of the American worker. Yet he and Trump are promising to make America…
By Ross Lenihan
Ahhh Florida, the land of sunshine, retirees and gators. Oh, and wage theft. It turns out that Florida’s Trump-supporting Attorney General, Pam Bondi, has not brought a single minimum wage enforcement action against bad employers in five years in the Sunshine State. And it’s not because there haven’t been legitimate cases.
By Kelly Ross
National Tequila Day is this weekend, July 24, and it wouldn’t be proper to celebrate the holiday without a nice cold drink. With the temperatures rising, this is the perfect time to pour yourself a Margarita, that classic beverage made with tequila. This refreshing cocktail is a long-time favorite and is sure to please.