Tuesday Talk: Closing the wage gap Q and A
Overnight, non-unionized janitorial workers at many of the region’s retailers began picketing for fairer wages and better working conditions. These types of stories, where people work harder and longer for a smaller paycheck, are becoming too common. For Minnesota to remain prosperous, we must reverse the increasing wage disparity trend. But how?
This morning between 8:00-9:30, SEIU policy specialist David Zaffrann will be standing by to answer your questions about the best ways to raise standards for low wage jobs and create a path to the middle class.
Weigh in with your questions.
Or tell us what you think is most effective (union organizing, political action, boycotts) in raising the standard of living for workers.