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Citizens Force State To Pass Paid Family Leave & Wage Hikes

Pushed against a wall, Massachusetts lawmakers passed legislation that would raise the minimum wage very slowly to $15 per hour and create a new paid family and medical leave benefit.

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Paying home care workers a decent wage

By Al Norman If we care about the elderly, then we need to care about the elderly caregivers. For many years, the people who are paid to go into the homes of the elderly to help them eat, bath and dress, have been paid an embarrassingly low wage. But things are starting to change. One […]

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