New Jersey will move toward a $15 minimum wage next year, Democratic Gov.-elect Phil Murphy pledged on Monday alongside fellow Democrats who control the Legislature.
William Hargraves III’s been an electrician for 37 years. As a member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 3, he’s seen it all on the job. But one thing has remained consistent: “The racist conditions that persist within our ...
Last week, New York State voters roundly rejected a constitutional convention, fearing the deep pockets of big business influencing Albany more than ever.
In September, Amazon announced it was looking for a city in North America to build its new headquarters in North America, and announced it was soliciting proposals from cities and regions throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Among Amazon’s announced ...
Dreamers looking for help from President Donald Trump’s administration have to keep waiting.
Local journalism was dealt another blow last week when DNAInfo and Gothamist were shut down by their billionaire owner.
According to a recent report, the University of California has failed to enforce a minimum wage policy that garnered much praise a few years ago.
Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, an organization that advocates for labor rights in the restaurant industry, keeps pushing for better wages for workers.
One year after the national Election Day catastrophe, political pundits and the mainstream media continue to dissect the results.
Another labor union has endorsed Mark Gjonaj for New York City Council’s 13th District in the Bronx.
President Donald Trump and the Republican-led Senate’s budget push has met the anger of labor union leaders and Democrats. The U.S. Senate is proposing a $5.8 trillion cut to federal spending, including $1.3 trillion from Medicaid and nearly $500 billion ...
Being down double digits in the polls and being beaten in fundraising has made New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Kim Guadagno channel her inner Donald Trump.
President Donald Trump used Twitter again to direct his ire toward an island suffering post-hurricane devastation.
For more than 100 years, our workers’ compensation system has protected workers injured on the job by providing immediate wage replacement and medical benefits without the need for a costly lawsuit.
Sunday, President Donald Trump released a 70-point list of immigration demands that have drawn the ire of Democratic politicians and one labor leader.