Chicago has become the first major U.S. city to prohibit employers from retaliating against workers taking time for vaccination. Eater.com reports: “The city of Chicago on Wednesday adopted an anti-retaliation ordinance designed to protect workers who miss time on the job for a COVID-19 vaccination appointment. The ordinance prohibits workers from any adverse employer actions…

One of the more conservative, or, at least, right of center, Democrats will throw his weight behind the PRO Act. The Hill reports: “Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) on Monday threw his support behind the PRO Act, union-backed legislation to promote labor organizing. The PRO Act would block ‘right-to-work’ laws, which allow people who benefit from union representation…

Are CEOs of large companies worth the lavish pay that they receive? The numbers say that for most CEOs the answer is an unequivocal no. MarketWatch writes: “Their annual compensation has gone up about 10-fold during the last 40 years, if you can believe. And that’s in constant dollars, after accounting for inflation. The average chief executive in…