Through our StopWageTheftCA.org initiative, Smart Cities Prevail is working to end construction industry wage theft in California that harms workers and their families, taxpayers and honest businesses.
Prevailing wage needs to be included in housing reform to help close the affordability gap.
Poll: Voters see ‘contracting out’ as serious problem for America’s workers and economy
A Key Factor Driving Lower Wages and Poor Working Conditions
New York, NY—Voters believe companies’ growing reliance on contracting out for labor is a serious problem that has harmed workers and the economy, according to released today by the National Employment Law Project.
Don’t forget the workers who build affordable housing
The Sacramento Bee, August 18, 2016
While Gov. Jerry Brown has resisted expansive proposals to address Californians’ basic need for affordable homes, he’s now pushing to fast-track housing projects by curtailing local zoning and environmental regulations…