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CBS Denver: Pregnancy Discrimination A Growing Problem In Colorado Workplace

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Colorado, Media Coverage | 0 comments

CBS Denver: Pregnancy Discrimination A Growing Problem In Colorado Workplace

Rebecca Walker is celebrating her brand new bundle of joy but she believes her son is the reason she lost her job as a cardiac tech at Denver Health.

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Think Progress: Court Refuses To Intervene In Case of 40,000 Missing Voters In Georgia

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Georgia, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Think Progress: Court Refuses To Intervene In Case of 40,000 Missing Voters In Georgia

Think Progress: Court Refuses To Intervene In Case of 40,000 Missing Voters In Georgia

On Tuesday, Judge Christopher Brasher of the Fulton County Superior Court denied a petition from civil rights advocates to force Georgia’s Secretary of State to process an estimated 40,000 voter registrationsthat have gone missing from the public database.

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CPR NEWS: Colorado Healthcare System Preps for Surge of Seniors

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in 9to5 in the News, Colorado, Media Coverage | Comments Off on CPR NEWS: Colorado Healthcare System Preps for Surge of Seniors

CPR NEWS: Colorado Healthcare System Preps for Surge of Seniors

Denver resident Mary Brandell, 93, is part of a wave of Colorado seniors that has health officials busily preparing the state’s care system to meet them. Brandell is healthy and she proudly notes that she’s still driving.

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Media Coverage: ‘Ban the Box’ Moves to End Discrimination in Albany

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Georgia, Media Coverage, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Media Coverage: ‘Ban the Box’ Moves to End Discrimination in Albany

Media Coverage: ‘Ban the Box’ Moves to End Discrimination in Albany

A national movement to end employment discrimination against the formerly incarcerated is underway in Albany.

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Media Coverage: Asking Former Prisoners About Conviction History on Job Apps is Barrier to Re-entry

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Georgia, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Asking Former Prisoners About Conviction History on Job Apps is Barrier to Re-entry

Media Coverage: Asking Former Prisoners About Conviction History on Job Apps is Barrier to Re-entry

Every week, men and women who have served time in prison and paid their debt to society apply for jobs. Many of them, regardless of the need for their skills, are immediately at a disadvantage against other job seekers. And a simple box that asks applicants about his or her conviction history is to blame.

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Health News Colorado: Silver Tsunami Poised to Overwhelm Home Care Workers

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in 9to5 in the News, Colorado, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Health News Colorado: Silver Tsunami Poised to Overwhelm Home Care Workers

Health News Colorado: Silver Tsunami Poised to Overwhelm Home Care Workers

While Colorado’s senior population surges and many may need help, the cadre of workers who can help retirees age in their homes probably won’t keep up.

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