News

February 2019
Education Week: At House Education Hearing, Lawmakers Differ Sharply on Why Teachers Are Underpaid
Vox: House Democrats’ new plan for a $15 minimum wage, explained
Bloomberg Law: Democrats Insist Higher Education Bill Must Be All or Nothing
NBC News: White House rescinds Education Dept. watchdog pick after ethics concerns
January 2019
NBC News: Trump administration's rollback of worker protection rules is under investigation
Bloomberg: Labor Market Is Doing Fine With Higher Minimum Wages
Huffington Post: Raising The Minimum Wage Would Save American Lives
Reuters: Special Report: The political battle behind the dismantling of a worker safety rule
NPR: Calls For Change Follow NPR/'Frontline' Black Lung Investigation
December 2018
Huffington Post: Democrats To Prioritize $15 Federal Minimum Wage With House Takeover
Huffington Post: Republicans To Hold Their First Hearing On The Minimum Wage Since Taking The House In 2010
Washington Post: More salt and less whole grain allowed in Trump administration’s new school lunch nutrition rule
Bloomberg Law: Teen Health-Worker Rule by Labor Agency Missing Crucial Survey
November 2018
Daily Press: New position of influence
NBC News: Thirteen-year-old activist with autism wants to close seclusion rooms at schools
Vox: Exclusive: House Democrats will introduce a bill to protect millions of health care workers
Vox: House Democrats have a sweeping plan to protect millions of workers’ legal rights
Washington Post: How poverty and race affect who goes to college — in 5 charts
NBC News: The Trump Administration is Scrapping a Child Labor Rule. Safety Advocates Say the Reasons are Flimsy.
Think Progress: Google employees demand company do something about sexual harassment and pay inequality
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