New Trump Overtime Rules Will Cost Workers $1.4 Billion in First Year Alone
The Trump administration’s Labor Department issued new overtime rules this week that take away $1.4 billion of workers’ pay every year compared to the Obama administration rules they replace. The amount of this pay cut for workers will increase enormously over time.
Future of Work Commission Urges Bargaining Rights for Digital Platform Workers
A landmark report by the International Labor Organization’s (ILO) Global Commission on the Future of Work, released today, calls for giving full rights and protections, including collective bargaining rights, to digital platform workers. The ILO is the United Nations agency charged with promoting decent work and global labor standards.