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July 21, 2014
This is fourth Domestic Workers Bill of Rights to pass in four years, following New York, California, and Hawaii. It reflects a growing recognition from workers, employers and allies that domestic work is real work and deserves real protections.
August 13, 2012
This year, in California, we have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of more than 200,000 working women. There isn’t a mom out there who will tell you that domestic work isn’t real work -- as moms, we all know the effort that goes into caring for others. But for more than 70 years, the domestic workforce of nannies, caregivers and housecleaners have worked long hours to care for our nation’s children, elders, and homes without basic labor protections. Many domestic workers are moms themselves, sacrificing time with their children to care for the homes and children of their...