San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the Retail Workers Bill of Rights, a potentially precedent-setting package of legislation to address abusive scheduling practices at corporate retailers. The legislation is expected to pass a second vote by the board and be signed into law by the mayor in the next few weeks.Gov. Brown Signs Landmark Bill to Protect Temp Workers
As Vice President Joe Biden might say, this is a BFD. Last night Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law AB 1897, a landmark bill to curb abuses against temporary workers.Executive Director Tim Paulson Shares Tom Hayden’s Comments on President Obama’s Speech
I’d like to share some thoughts from a stellar friend of mine who has devoted much of his life to the anti-war movement: Tom Hayden. Tom served for many years as an elected California Assemblymember and State Senator and worked to improve the lives of working Californians. Tom Hayden writes everyday. Here are his recent thoughts on President Obama’s speech on Syria, Iraq, and the Middle East.