In the past few days, We have seen great national coverage on the issue of wage theft. This is no coincidence. Wage theft is a national epidemic that affects workers and businesses all over the country. Take the time to read this great IN THESE TIMES article, ‘The Wage Theft Epidemic’ to understand why the federal government has failed to enforce their own wage laws.
We are also proud to say that our local efforts to try to pass a Wage Recovery Ordinance in Alachua County are mentioned in this New York Times article, ‘A ‘Go Local’ Focus Is Used to Resolve Unpaid Wages’