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Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces and its “executioner”: The Congressional Review Act

Posted in Affirmative Action, Elections, Politics
The U.S. Senate has passed, 49-48, a resolution of disapproval of the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces rule. The resolution of disapproval passed the House in February, and we’ve reported on it here and here. If the President signs the resolution, as is expected, then Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces will be dead. The controversial rule, issued by… Continue Reading

One word on political discussions at work: Shhh.

Posted in Uncategorized
Political discussions are great (in theory), and we learn from them (in theory). But it's just as true that a lot of people have their minds not only made up but also deeply entrenched. And they're emotional about it. For all of these reasons, and probably a lot more, it's prudent to keep your political views to yourself while you're at work.… Continue Reading