CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/rss CLASP Highlights Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Voters Increase Minimum Wage, Guarantee Paid Sick Time for Millions of Workers http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/voters-increase-minimum-wage-guarantee-paid-sick-time-for-millions-of-worker Tue, 15 Nov 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/voters-increase-minimum-wage-guarantee-paid-sick-time-for-millions-of-worker Over 1 Million Workers to Receive Expanded Access to Paid Sick Days under New Federal Rule http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/over-1-million-workers-to-receive-expanded-access-to-paid-sick-days-under-new-federal-rule Thu, 06 Oct 2016 14:23:53 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/over-1-million-workers-to-receive-expanded-access-to-paid-sick-days-under-new-federal-rule Buenos Empleos: Latinos' Limited Access to Quality Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/buenos-empleos-latinos-limited-access-to-quality-jobs Wed, 10 Aug 2016 17:53:56 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/buenos-empleos-latinos-limited-access-to-quality-jobs New & Expanded Employer Paid Family Leave Policies http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/new-expanded-employer-paid-family-leave-policies Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/new-expanded-employer-paid-family-leave-policies The National Partnership for Women & Families and the Center for Law and Social Policy are excited to release “New & Expanded Employer Paid Family Leave Policies,” which details new paid family leave policies announced in 2015 by high-profile companies.

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Seattle Scheduling Survey Shows Racial Disparities, Significant Hardship, and Need for Public Policy Solutions http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/seattle-scheduling-survey-shows-racial-disparities-significant-hardship-and-need-for-public-policy-solutions Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/seattle-scheduling-survey-shows-racial-disparities-significant-hardship-and-need-for-public-policy-solutions Support Breastfeeding with Public Policy http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/support-breastfeeding-with-public-policy Thu, 04 Aug 2016 09:36:54 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/support-breastfeeding-with-public-policy Public Policies to Support Breastfeeding: Paid Family Leave and Workplace Lactation Accommodations http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/public-policies-to-support-breastfeeding-paid-family-leave-and-workplace-lactation-accommodations Wed, 03 Aug 2016 12:45:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/public-policies-to-support-breastfeeding-paid-family-leave-and-workplace-lactation-accommodations Leveraging Workforce Training Funds to Promote Job Quality http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/leveraging-workforce-training-funds-to-promote-job-quality Mon, 23 May 2016 11:51:49 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/leveraging-workforce-training-funds-to-promote-job-quality On the Clock in California: Volatile Schedules in California Retail Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-the-clock-in-california Tue, 03 May 2016 11:15:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-the-clock-in-california L.A. Sick Days Victory Packs Equity Punch http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/l-a-sick-days-victory-packs-equity-punch Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/l-a-sick-days-victory-packs-equity-punch Attorneys General: On-Call Shifts are Not a Business Necessity http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/attorneys-general-on-call-shifts-are-not-a-business-necessity Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/attorneys-general-on-call-shifts-are-not-a-business-necessity Chamber of Commerce Members Support Job Quality Legislation http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/chamber-of-commerce-members-support-job-quality-legislation Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/chamber-of-commerce-members-support-job-quality-legislation Unemployment Insurance Rules Often Leave Workers With Volatiles Schedules Behind http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/unemployment-insurance-rules-often-leave-workers-with-volatiles-schedules-behind Wed, 06 Apr 2016 09:37:02 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/unemployment-insurance-rules-often-leave-workers-with-volatiles-schedules-behind Los Beneficios de Los Días de Enfermedad Pagados Para Empleadores y Negocios http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/los-beneficios-de-los-dias-de-enfermedad-pagados-para-empleadores-y-negocios Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/los-beneficios-de-los-dias-de-enfermedad-pagados-para-empleadores-y-negocios La Healthy Families Act (HFA): Un Resumen Para Los Empleadores y Negocios Sobre Los Días de Enfermedad Pagados 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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-international-womens-day-u-s-labor-policies-lag-behind-other-nations-see-more-at-httpwww-clasp-orgissueswork-life-and-job-qualityin-focussthash-iflek8ru-dpuf On FMLA Anniversary, Bill Clinton’s Words Ring More True Than Ever http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-fmla-anniversary-bill-clintons-words-ring-more-true-than-ever Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/on-fmla-anniversary-bill-clintons-words-ring-more-true-than-ever Giving Retail Workers the Gift of Standards for Job Schedules http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/giving-retail-workers-the-gift-of-standards-for-job-schedules Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:40:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/giving-retail-workers-the-gift-of-standards-for-job-schedules Don’t be Fooled: Paid Sick Time Laws Don’t Cost Jobs http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/httpwww-clasp-orgissueswork-life-and-job-qualityin-focusdont-be-fooled-paid-sick-time-laws-dont-cost-jobs Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:50:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/httpwww-clasp-orgissueswork-life-and-job-qualityin-focusdont-be-fooled-paid-sick-time-laws-dont-cost-jobs The Business Benefits of Paid Sick Time http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-business-benefits-of-paid-sick-time Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:38:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-business-benefits-of-paid-sick-time The Healthy Families Act: A Detailed Review for Businesses http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-healthy-families-act-a-detailed-review-for-businesses Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:37:42 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-healthy-families-act-a-detailed-review-for-businesses The Healthy Families Act: Fact Sheet for Businesses http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-healthy-families-act-fact-sheet-for-businesses Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:36:24 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/the-healthy-families-act-fact-sheet-for-businesses Why Fair Job Scheduling for Low-Wage Workers Is a Racial Justice Issue http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/why-fair-job-scheduling-for-low-wage-workers-is-a-racial-justice-issue Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/why-fair-job-scheduling-for-low-wage-workers-is-a-racial-justice-issue Obama’s State of the Union Address Sets Broader Context for Job Quality http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/obamas-state-of-the-union-address-sets-broader-context-for-job-quality Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:47:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/work-life-and-job-quality/highlights/obamas-state-of-the-union-address-sets-broader-context-for-job-quality