Can you believe that in 2013 a woman still earns on average 77 cents for every $1 a man earns? The time to act is now. Please contact your U.S. Senator and Representatives today and ask them to co-sponsor the Paycheck Fairness Act!
Check out the amazing story in “Our Weekly” about 9to5 California’s Lead Organizer Cathy Deppe. The story highlights her involvement in the early days of the Civil Rights Movement and how it helped prepare her to fight for women’s rights and more.
9to5 turns 40 this year! Celebrate 40 Years of Winning Justice for Working Women! We’re excited about our 40th anniversary and we want to share the celebration with you. Save the date to attend one of our three anniversary events on 9.25.13.
2013 is already shaping up to be one of the worst flu seasons in years. Without paid sick days, too many low-wage workers will be forced to come to work sick, spreading the flu to clients, customers, and co-workers.
While stagnant wages and sluggish job growth continue to cloud the post-recession recovery, a bright spot exists in Colorado: 66,000 of the state’s lowest-paid workers got a raise.
2013 marks 9to5’s 40th anniversary. In celebration of this milestone, we’ve asked our members to share what they love about 9to5.
January 4, 2013 – Tell Congress to prioritize the needs of children and families. Strong families make a strong national economy.
As 9to5 prepares to observe our 40th anniversary, we have a lot to celebrate right now.
Thank you to all of our 9to5 members for contacting your members of Congress last week. We won!
9to5’s National Executive Director weighs in on the fiscal cliff national issue. Check out her op-ed published in The Huffington Post.