Legislate A Living Wage and worker rights For All Workers
2018--July - Domestic workers in 8 states and now Seattle win rights, wage gains. Shows power and potential of labor union organizing vs defeats of so many traditional unions. Militancy matters. Domestic Workers in Seattle Win Most Comprehensive Bill of Rights in the US Seattle’s new domestic workers’ ordinance, which takes effect in 2019, applies to nannies, house cleaners, home care workers, gardeners and cooks who are employed by individuals or private residences. The bill also covers live-in workers who sleep or reside at their place of employment.