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BANDING TOGETHER PAYS OFF FOR WORKING PEOPLE IN 2015

September 4, 2015

In recognition of the observance of the upcoming Labor Day holiday, Working America Executive Director Karen Nussbaum issued the following statement.

12,900 WORKING AMERICA MEMBERS VOICE SUPPORT FOR OVERTIME RULES

Members from coast to coast sound off to the Dept. of Labor

September 4, 2015

More than 12,900 Working America members submitted comments on Friday in support of the Department of Labor’s proposed changes to overtime regulations. These changes would increase the salary threshold used to determine overtime eligibility and thereby raise wages for millions of working people.

Face-to-Face Conversations with 1 in 4 Likely Philadelphia Voters Help Propel Jim Kenney to Victory

May 19, 2015

Working America’s large-scale field canvass educates voters across the city and overcomes outside corporate ad money in the primary election.