Next time you see posts populating #PAPolitics or #PAGov from WatchDog.Org, remember they are actually just the biased media lapdogs paid to push out misleading analysis from the Commonwealth Foundation.Read More
The alt-right is coming to Pennsylvania thanks to the Commonwealth Foundation, Scott Wagner’s...Read More
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Here’s why the Koch Bros. and other billionaires are trying to kill the labor movement with the Janus case
Mar 8, 2018 | Stories |
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Janus v. AFSCME, a case that revolved around the administration of collectively bargained contracts for public sector union members. The outcome of this case could potentially have devastating effects on wages, benefits, and protections for working families.Read More
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The only "freedom" groups like these advocate for is the freedom for corporations to crush the voice of workers.
THANK U, NEXT
PA Spotlight on Twitter
“The @FreedomFdtn - yet another billionaire-funded anti-worker front group - announced their expansion into PA today. Our full statement on thei...
The @FreedomFdtn - yet another billionaire-funded anti-worker front group - announced their expansion into PA today. Our full statement on their launch is below. TL;DR: they're embarrassingly bad at union-busting and even worse at Twitter.
PA Spotlight Statement on Freedom Foundation Launch in Pennsylvania
Bad at union-busting, worse at Twitter.
Home are workers, those who take care of our most vulnerable, and so many mire #minimumwage workers. “We do a difficult job, with very little pay. it’s time for a raise! We need this!” @seiuhcpa @SEIUPA @RaisetheWagePA @GovernorTomWolf #raisethewage
Reintroducing my proposal to raise PA's minimum wage to $12 an hour with a gradual increase to $15.
Neighboring states are raising wages to keep up with the cost of living. But hardworking PA'ians are struggling to get by on a wage set a DECADE AGO.
It's time we #RaiseTheWage.
“No mother should have to choose between time with their children or putting food on the table! The working class is strong and ready to get what we deserve!” @RaisetheWagePA @GovernorTomWolf #minimumwage
We are assembling in @GovernorTomWolf’s reception room with @PSEAPres, @PSEAVP & @PSEATreasurer to join the Governor in calling for an increase in PA’s minimum wage. An important part of @PSEA’s RESPECT initiative.
This 1.6% statistic is straight-up misinformation. It also lacks any sense of empathy for people in poverty.
1.8 million Pennsylvanians make less than $15 an hour. That's a THIRD of those employed.
It is shameful.
Stephen A. Miskin on Twitter
“What @RepBryanCutler said: "Our focus remains on moving Pennsylvanians out of low-paying jobs and into family-sustaining careers. Pennsylvania ...