Working Families Archive : Page 69

Our Plan for November

If we want to win a higher minimum wage for low-wage workers, we need a Democratic-Working Families majority in the State Senate. If we want comprehensive public financing of elections, we need a Democratic-Working Families majority in the State Senate. ... More

Four cities. One week.

It’s like dominoes. Last night, New Jersey cities Paterson and Irvington passed identical laws ensuring that for over 30,000 workers, getting sick will no longer mean getting fired. In the last week, two other cities -- Passaic and ... More

Measure 91: Legalized Marijuana

Oregon Working Families endorses Measure 90, a smart and responsible approach to Marijuana legalization. Treating marijuana use as a crime has resulted in a drain on public resources and a huge failure for the War on Drugs. Oregon’s resources are ... More

Measure 90: Oregon Top Two Primary

Oregon Working Families endorses Measure 90, Open Primaries. Currently, 49% of voters under the age of 40 are “voting with their feet” by choosing to not register with either the Democratic or Republican parties. Currently, if you are a non-affiliated voter ... More