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Labor Day 2015: People Are Sticking Together and Winning Together — Hopefully for Good

By any standard 2015 has been a remarkable year for working people throughout the United States. Working moms and dads have won more protection and more power at the municipal, state and federal levels. In late August, the National Labor Relations Board made it easier for people employed by contractors and franchises to negotiate directly with the big corporations that influence their working conditions. In July New York's Wage Board endorsed $15 an hour for the state's fast food workers . City after city -- San Francisco, Los Angles, Seattle, Birmingham, Ala. and Kansas City, Mo. -- has moved to ...

Labor Day 2015: People Are Sticking Together and Winning Together -- Hopefully for Good

By any standard 2015 has been a remarkable year for working people throughout the United States.

Working moms and dads have won more protection and more power at the municipal, state and federal levels. In late August, the National Labor Relations Board made it easier for people employed by contractors and franchises to negotiate directly with the big corporations that influence their working conditions. In July New York’s Wage Board endorsed $15 an hour for the state’s fast food workers . City after city — San Francisco, Los Angles, Seattle, Birmingham, Ala. and Kansas City, Mo. — has moved to …

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Labor Day 2015: People Are Sticking Together and Winning Together — Hopefully for Good

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