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December 11, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
A.B. 5 is expected to affect up to one million contract workers statewide and upend the business models of ridesharing platforms such as Uber and Lyft.
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Employment
Regulation
November 26, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Legislation would prevent boards and commissions from automatically denying licenses based on criminal histories, but the Commonwealth should further reform some burdensome regulations imposed on certain occupations.
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Regulation
Employment
November 14, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
The booming economy is the primary driver of the dramatic decrease.
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Employment
Entitlements
Government Spending
Economy
November 10, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
Currently, the private sector is largely excluded from creating certified apprenticeship programs, which are led by unions and local and state government entities.
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Employment
Education
October 14, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act working its way through Congress.
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Employment
October 4, 2019
By Bureau of Labor Statistics
The unemployment rate declined to 3.5 percent in September 2019.
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Employment
Economy
September 10, 2019
By JESSICA SEMEGA, et al.
The poverty rate is the lowest in more than a decade.
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Economy
Entitlements
Employment
August 27, 2019
By Trey Kovacs et al.
Competitive Enterprise Institute: Union Wish List Bill Would Harm Workers and the Economy
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Employment
Law
Regulation
August 16, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
Smaller cities in the United States are growing much more quickly than large ones, reversing a trend earlier in the 2010-2019 decade.
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Economy
Employment
August 15, 2019
By Edward Hudgins
The U.S. Department of Labor proposes a rule to expand access to apprenticeships.
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Education
Employment
 

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