How is overtime pay determined? What are the new overtime rules from the Obama Administration? Carousel discusses the new overtime rules and wage theft that workers experience. Today’s guests are Patrick Hickey, director of the Madison Workers’ Rights Center, and Caitlin Madden, an attorney with Hawks Quindel.
A non-profit organization that has been active in Madison for a century is facing criticism for terminating one of its workers after she attempted to assert her clients’ civil rights.
Today Allen Ruff talks with Armando Ibarra from the U.W. School for Workers; and Patrick Hickey, director of the Madison-based Workers’ Workers’ Rights Center. They’ll be discussing the newly released study of the Latino Workers Project coalition, “Struggling for a Better Life – The State of Working Latinos in Dane County”. Click here or visit […]
On Monday’s Labor Day edition of A Public Affair our host John Quinlan held a discussion about last week’s nationwide strike by fast food workers, and the issues underlying it.
Patrick Hickey, Executive Director of the Workers Rights Center in Madison joined Jan Miyasaki on the Wednesday, 8 O’Clock Buzz. The Workers’ Rights Center is a community center dedicated to educating and advocating for worker justice. Listen to the full interview below: