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Pregnant Women Need a Break

Any woman who’s gone through pregnancy hears the same advice: hydrate more and listen to the needs of your changing body. Almost everything a pregnant woman does requires adjustment. Eliminating caffeine and alcohol, hydrating more frequently, avoiding strenuous activities —

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Enjoy your summer vacation: One in four U.S. workers get no holiday, vacation leave

From the Center for Economic and Policy Research: The United States is the only advanced economy that does not guarantee its workers any paid vacation time, according to a new review of international labor laws by the Center for Economic

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Washington and Seattle taking steps to combat wage theft

What would you do if your employer didn’t pay you for your time on the job? Or failed to compensate you for overtime? Or paid you less than the minimum wage? These types of wage violations actually aren’t that uncommon.

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Posted in A Fair Deal at Work, Minimum Wage
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