August 27, 2015

Courthouse News Service August 26, 2015 By June Williams The National Rifle Association sued Seattle on Monday, claiming the City Council’s recent unanimous approval of a tax on gun sales and ammunition is unconstitutional. The City Council approved the ordinance on Aug. 10 and Mayor Ed Murray signed it into …

May 26, 2015

The national movement for paid sick days started in 2003, when a small group of advocates for low-wage women wanted to build on the nation’s first paid family leave law, passed in California in 2002. But the group knew it also needed to promote protections for routine, short-term sicknesses for …

July 6, 2013

US News, By EMILY STANTON Families will urge Senators for gun control legislation by dressing as cows July 9. Members of grassroots organization MomsRising.org and their children will deliver constituent messages, toy cows and key chains that read, “Don’t be cowed by the gun lobby! Let’s get moooving on gun safety legislation,” to …