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Legislation to strengthen veterans’ protections introduced

Legislation to strengthen a law protecting the employment rights of veterans and military servicemembers has been introduced in the Senate. The legislation, called the Servicemembers Rights Enforcement Improvement Act, “will help force the hand of those who have failed to follow the law when it comes to providing our nation’s heroes with the basic safeguards they deserve,” said Sen.
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Do The Right Thing Speaker Boehner

Politics / US Politics : The Moderate Voice (last year)

Earlier today the US Senate voted 64-32 to approve the Employment Non Discrimination Act. This legislation would prohibit employers from discriminating based on sexual orientation. The law was crafted carefully to provide protection... Read Post

Why Workers Deserve the Employee Rights Act, Part 1: Secret Ballot Elections

Industries : (11 months ago)

In November, Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Representative Tom Price (R-Ga.) introduced the Employee Rights Act, a bill that strengthens federal labor law to protect workers from union coercion and enhance worker choice when decid... Read Post

GOP, Obama Could Team Up on Whistleblower Protections

Industries : (20 hours ago)

By Ben Dipietro, The Wall Street Journal The combination of a Republican Party-controlled Congress and a president looking to make his mark in the area of employment law could result in new laws to increase protections for whistlebl... Read Post

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