Farm Workers Up For Overtime Pay If Governor Brown Signs BillCalifornia lawmakers are passing dozens of bills in a flurry of end-of-session activity, including full overtime pay for farmworkers, and an overhaul of how we vote in elections.
California Farm Workers Make Push For Overtime PayFarm workers across the state are putting in overtime, but they’re not reaping the benefits in their paychecks, and now there’s a fight within the state legislature to change that.
Starbucks To Increase Workers' Base Pay In OctoberStarbucks is boosting the base pay of all employees and store managers at U.S. company-run stores by 5 percent or more.
Uncertainty For Some Business Owners As Minimum Wage Creeps To $13/Hour In San FranciscoThe minimum wage in San Francisco goes up 75-cents Friday, hitting $13 an hour for the city’s lowest paid workers.
Some BART Workers Make Almost 3 Times Their Salaries In Overtime PaySome BART workers are making almost three times their salaries in overtime pay.
Overtime Pay Available To Millions Of U.S. Workers Under New RulesMillions of U.S. workers will become eligible for overtime pay under new rules issued Wednesday by President Obama's administration.
Workers Rally Along San Francisco's Waterfront On May Day For Immigrant, Workers' RightsMembers of the International Longshore & Warehouse Union began their May Day celebration Sunday with a rally at Fisherman’s Wharf.
Millions Of California Workers Could Benefit From New Sick Pay LawMore than 6 million workers are expected to benefit from a new law taking effect Wednesday that requires California employers to provide them at least three paid sick days a year.
Obama To Expand Overtime Pay For 5 Million WorkersThe Obama administration is proposing making up to 5 million more people eligible for overtime — its latest effort to boost pay for lower-income workers.
UCSF Nurses Say Mission Bay Can't Handle Traffic From Proposed Warriors Stadium
9,000 Santa Clara County Workers Threaten To Strike Over Labor Dispute, But Some BarredA court injunction filed by Santa Clara County Monday has barred about 500 employees from participating in a strike set for Tuesday by a union representing about 9,000 of its workers.
Bay Area Workers Earning Nearly 50 Percent More Than Average U.S. EmployeeSan Francisco-area workers earn around 47 percent more than the U.S. average, according to statistics released today by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.