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Sep 14, 2017

NEWS UPDATE: Top Democrats Say a Deal Has Been Reach with Trump Regarding DACA and Border Security

Following a Wednesday night meeting with President Trump, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Chuck Schumer now say they have reached a deal with the White House to quickly pass legislation protecting DACA recipients, also known as “Dreamers,” from deportation, alongside a budget package for border security measures.  This announcement comes only eight days after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the DACA program, instituted by Obama to halt deportations of people who came to the United States as children, would be coming to an end.» Read More

May 05, 2015

New Philadelphia Ordinance Mandates Paid Sick Leave

As previously detailed on this blog, President Obama has endorsed proposed federal legislation that would mandate paid sick leave for employees. He has also called on states and municipalities to pass similar bills that would impact businesses both large and small. While Governor Wolf has followed suit by proposing paid sick leave for those who work for Pennsylvania businesses with fifty (50) or more employees, Philadelphia has gone a step further.» Read More

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