Join the Workers’ Center and the Finger Lakes Move On Council Tuesday, March 15th @ 5 p.m. Outside Tompkins Public Library Attacks on workers and public programs are escalating in Wisconsin and in Washington, DC. We have to stand up to Defend the Dream! So on Tuesday/today, March 15th, from 5-6 p.m. at the Tompkins […]
Big news for food service workers in New York: the tipped minimum wage has now been increased to $5.00 per hour. This decreases the tip credit to $2.25 an hour. As always, most workers in New York should be receiving at least $7.25 per hour, the Federally-mandated minimum wage. The Wage Order is long anticipated […]
Rally! Rally for a living wage for dining service workers at Ithaca College! Meet at 2:15 at the Ithaca College Pub. We’ll be marching from the pub, escorting students from LIPS to their meeting with President Rochon. Music, instruments and solidarity as we try to convey to the IC Administration that the entire community supports […]
With little or no fanfare, the NYS Senate passed the Wage Theft Prevention Act on June 30. They sent it to the Assembly that same day and then… nothing happened.