District of DeBonis: Labor


Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/30/2013

D.C. Working Families coalition launches, targets minimum wage hike

D.C. group is part of national effort that has promoted social justice issues in New York, Connecticut and Oregon.

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Labor, Politics

Posted at 07:04 PM ET, 07/30/2013

Jack Evans snags early union endorsement thanks to 'living wage' vote

A machinists' union leader cited Evans's recent vote in favor of a controversial "living wage" bill as the "primary reason" for the early nod.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:04 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DCision 2014, Labor, Politics

Posted at 08:37 PM ET, 06/19/2013

Bikeshare workers turn up volume on wage complaints

Several current and former Capital Bikeshare employees delivered petitions to city and company officials on Wednesday.

By Stefanie Dazio  |  08:37 PM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Labor, Politics, Transportation