New Rule From Obama Will Punish Contractors Who Cheat Or Endanger Workers

Bravo President Obama! Why not hold employers to a higher standard particularly if they are being paid by the taxpayer. For the past forty years it has been an employer’s market, wages have stayed flat for the 99% whereas the executive pay has increased 400%, companies have abandoned the concept of what used to be known as the cost of business, any cost that gets in the way of profit gets pushed over to the employee and the consumer. In light of that, workplaces are more dangerous, hours are longer and benefits are a thing of the past, so many employees are being forced to work as “contractors” to save companies money. If President Obama’s executive order can force some companies to become better actors then bravo once again.
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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/obama-fair-pay-executive-order_us_57bcab71e4b00d9c3a1a80da?section=&

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