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Huff Post: The Time for Equal Pay is Embarrassingly Overdue

Posted by on Apr 27, 2015 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | 0 comments

Huff Post: The Time for Equal Pay is Embarrassingly Overdue

Equal Pay Day came and went this week but pay equity is a stubborn problem that demands our attention beyond a symbolic day on the calendar.

We must continue the dialogue.

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HuffPost: All Women, Including LGBT Women, Need Economic Security and Equal Opportunity Now

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | 0 comments

HuffPost: All Women, Including LGBT Women, Need Economic Security and Equal Opportunity Now

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) women are among those most at risk of economic insecurity, according to a new report released on Thursday, Paying an Unfair Price: The Financial Penalty for LGBT Women in America.

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Fox 6 Now: Area Industrial Union Workers Debate Right-to-Work Legislation

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Media Coverage, Wisconsin | Comments Off on Fox 6 Now: Area Industrial Union Workers Debate Right-to-Work Legislation

Fox 6 Now: Area Industrial Union Workers Debate Right-to-Work Legislation

Watch 9to5 Wisconsin Chapter Director Martha De La Rosa speak about the Right to Work legislation.

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Huff Post: The Healthy Families Act: For Healthy Families, Healthy Businesses and a Healthy Economy

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in 9to5 in the News, Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Huff Post: The Healthy Families Act: For Healthy Families, Healthy Businesses and a Healthy Economy

Huff Post: The Healthy Families Act: For Healthy Families, Healthy Businesses and a Healthy Economy

Senator Patty Murray (WA) and Representative Rosa DeLauro (CT) re-introduced the Healthy Families Act (HFA) on the heels of another city victory in Philadelphia (February 12) – legislation called for by President Obama in his State of the Union address that will establish a much-needed national paid sick days standard.

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Media Coverage: Suburbs and the New American Poverty

Posted by on Jan 12, 2015 in 9to5 in the News, Georgia, Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Suburbs and the New American Poverty

Media Coverage: Suburbs and the New American Poverty

9to5 member Reverend Harriet Bradley was featured in an article by the Atlantic. Rev Bradley discusses her experiences with the public transit system and the need for expansion.

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Huff Post: Activists Applaud Executive Action on Immigration, But It’s Not Enough

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Huff Post: Activists Applaud Executive Action on Immigration, But It’s Not Enough

Huff Post: Activists Applaud Executive Action on Immigration, But It’s Not Enough

Marcela Cervantes, who was three years old when she came to Colorado, says about her family, “We came to Colorado from Leon, Guanajuato in Mexico. My grandmother brought us to the United States for a better life, so my mom could find better work and provide for us since she was a single mother with two kids and another on the way.”

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