In 2014, the USDA rejected a proposal that would harm poultry workers and, as 40 organizations recently urged the Secretary of Agriculture, should do the same today.
Happy Father’s Day to all the caring, hardworking dads out there! As you continue to support your families, ABB will be here supporting you every step of the way.
New York City became the latest, and largest, city to enact a package of Fair Work Week bills to tackle abusive scheduling practices in two of the most ubiquitous and low-paying industries in the city—fast food and retail.
On this May Day, A Better Balance celebrates the contributions of workers around the world. But more than a day of celebration, May Day is a day to stand up and fight for worker and immigrant rights.
Our testimony focused on proposed legislation that would impose requirements on city agencies to address gender and racial disparities within the municipal workforce.
The deliberately misnamed “Working Families Flexibility Act” (H.R. 1180) is a wolf in sheep’s clothing, purporting to offer flexibility to workers when, in reality, it will deprive workers of overtime pay. Join us in making sure the federal government doesn’t steal overtime pay from working people!
Nationally, the wage gap remains perniciously greater for women of color. Black women earn just 63 cents for every dollar a white man earns and Latina women earn just 54 cents for every dollar paid to a white man.
A Better Balance has filed a charge with the New York City Commission on Human Rights against the New York City Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications (“DoITT”) on behalf…
The 115th Congress has wasted no time in gutting regulations and rules that protect American workers—particularly those in low-wage, physically demanding, and dangerous jobs. Last week, the Senate joined the…
Today, A Better Balance testified before the New York City Council Committee on Civil Service and Labor in support of six bills known as the “Fair Workweek” package of legislation. These proposals…