In a new policy brief, Sylvia Allegretto with IRLE’s CWED examines the benefits of eliminating the subminimum wage in New York. Hearings scrutinizing NY’s policy for tipped workers began on April 20, 2018.
Sylvia Allegretto with IRLE’s CWED talks to NPR about why teachers are protesting and walking out, and a decade of funding cuts.
Three legislative solutions that aim to narrow the gap by increasing pay transparency and pushing employers to set salaries to the position, not the history of the person doing the job.
Nudges aren’t enough. Wage policy matters, writes the Labor Center’s Nari Rhee in the Aspen Institute blog. She describes how new California policies will provide low wage workers with a boost in retirement income.