November 30, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 30, 2015 7:43pm
by Cara Rosner | November 30, 2015 5:30am
November 27, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | November 27, 2015 9:00am
This year, when you go out shopping in the days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, spare a thought for the retail and fast food workers whose struggles have largely been forgotten as the world tilts ever downward toward disaster.
Tags: minimum wage, fast food, Walmart, labor, organized labor, unions, labor movement, Susan Bigelow, dh
November 20, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 20, 2015 3:05pm
November 18, 2015
by Cara Rosner | November 18, 2015 12:00pm
Citing high business costs, a restrictive regulatory environment and a weak economic climate, Forbes dropped Connecticut’s ranking to 39th in the nation in its “2015 Best States for Business” rankings.
November 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 16, 2015 5:30am
November 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2015 6:27am
November 12, 2015
by Sarah Darer Littman | November 12, 2015 5:23pm
While millions of SuperPAC dollars are being spent to convince voters that job losses in Connecticut are all the fault of greedy unions and high taxation, I’d like to draw your attention to the “man behind the curtain” — a program they’d rather we don’t look at, which has contributed to a loss of thousands of jobs in our state and depressed middle class incomes: namely, H1B visas being used by outsourcing companies to export American jobs.
by Christine Stuart | November 12, 2015 4:59pm
Details of Thursday’s budget negotiations between Republicans, Democrats, and the Malloy administration were supposed to remain private, but within a short period of time details of the plans proposed by the Republicans and the Malloy administration were leaked to the CT Mirror.
November 11, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 11, 2015 5:29am
Low wage workers and labor advocates gathered at the Legislative Office Building Tuesday to tell their stories and celebrate their progress, including successful negotiations with two nursing home chains.