Temporary hotel workers file lawsuit, say they weren't paid for work during strike

October 12, 2018

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"Indeed, a recent study carried out by ProPublica revealed the issue of, 'perma-temping' is one that this legislation will aim to address, with a significant proportion of temporary staff working for the same company year after year on rolling contracts. However, until...

March 22, 2017

Waukegan, IL.- Estamos en el tiempo en que las decisiones tienen un valor muy importante. Solo faltan 14 días para las elecciones, en donde se tiene la oportunidad de aprender cómo se emite un voto con responsabilidad, para el que puede votar y para los que no pueden,...

March 8, 2017

"SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Silvana Tabares, D-Chicago, is fighting for legislation that expands protections for day and temporary laborers.“An unfortunate trend that we have seen since the Great Recession is the rise temporary employment,” said Tabares. “We have l...

March 3, 2017

Piden una enmienda a una acta laboral para poder ser contratados a tiempo completo y recibir beneficios. 

 

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"Illinois State Rep. Carol Ammons, D-Urbana, proposed the Responsible Job Creation Act, HB690, in January to ensure staffing agencies offer a living wage, and to increase transparency in hiring practices.“We need good, responsible jobs in the state,” Ammons said in a p...

March 2, 2017

“This cycle traps them and keeps them in temporary status,” she said.Charles Lovett is a warehouse worker who claimed he has been a temp for six years through different agencies. He said workers could lose jobs if they voice certain concerns.“If we speak up about safet...