Jersey City Council Passes Guaranteed Sick Days For WorkersThe City Council passed legislation, 7-1, Wednesday night that would mandate employers guarantee sick days.
City Council Approves New York City Paid Sick Leave LegislationMore than 1 million workers in New York City will now get paid sick leave. The City Council passed a bill Wednesday over the strong objections of Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who fears it could hurt small businesses.
Speaker Quinn Says Deal Made On Requiring Paid Sick LeaveThe agreement will require businesses with 20 or more employees to provide five paid sick days to their workers beginning April 1, 2014.
Political Watchdog Group Rips Quinn For Holding Up Sick Leave VoteThe "New York City Paid Sick Time Act" would require businesses with five or more employees to give their workers five paid sick days a year.
Elected Officials Push For Sick Leave Requirement Bill In NYCA group of women elected officials on Monday called for immediate action on the New York City bill that would require sick days for all those employed in New York City.
Push On To Require Sick Days In New York City Amid Flu EpidemicA bill to require sick days for employees in New York City has been getting a new look after this winter’s flu outbreak.
De Blasio Calls For Sick Leave Protections As Flu Pounds AreaAs the flu epidemic pounds the Tri-State Area, New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio is calling for the immediate passage of paid sick leave legislation that is now stalled in the City Council.
Protesters Outside Capital Grille On 42nd Street Fight For Paid Sick LeaveThe Capital Grille is finding itself in hot water over unpaid sick leave, and many took out their frustrations at a lunchtime protest outside the popular steakhouse chain on 42nd street in Manhattan on Tuesday.
Bloomberg Set To Veto Paid Sick Leave BillThe mayor called the bill, "a terrible terrible idea and would be disastrous for New York City."
NJ Lawmakers Seek To Limit Sick Leave Payouts