Although Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan pushed for a compromise and the Senate attempted to delay the law’s implementation, business owners must prepare to provide workers with paid sick leave starting Sunday. [read more…]
A Prince George’s County Council committee chose not to move along proposed legislation that sought to provide employees paid sick leave. The Planning, Zoning, Economic and Development committee tabled the sick leave bill Tuesday, but could be reexamined at a later date. However, it did pass a resolution to endorse a statewide measure on the topic in a move to wait on state lawmakers to enact a bill. The legislative session in Annapolis resumes in January.
David Nakamura, THE WASHINGTON POST BOSTON (The Washington Post) — President Obama rallied union workers here Monday, announcing a new executive order that will require federal contractors to offer employees up to seven [read more…]