Biden Orders $15 Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors

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In a First, Uber Agrees to Classify British Drivers as ‘Workers’

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The new legal classification, which follows a U.K. court ruling last month, will entitle the workers to more pay and benefits, but stops short of making them employees.



In First, Uber Agrees to Classify British Drivers as ‘Workers’

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The new legal classification, which follows a U.K. court ruling last month, will entitle the workers to more pay and benefits, but stops short of making them employees.



What’s in the Stimulus Bill? A Guide to Where the $1.9 Trillion Is Going

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The measure passed by the Senate, and headed to the House for final approval before going to President Biden’s desk, contains money for direct checks, jobless benefits, state and local aid, and more.



With Demise of Wage Increase, Biden and Democrats Face Progressive Ire

Swetlana-Tichanowskaja

President Biden and top Democrats are working to ensure that frustration over the exclusion of the minimum wage increase in the stimulus plan does not overshadow the success of the package.



Assessing Claims in the Coronavirus Stimulus Debate

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Lawmakers have made an array of misleading claims about “Pelosi’s subway,” unauthorized immigrants receiving checks, school funding and the minimum wage as they debate the $1.9 trillion relief bill.



Democrats’ Big Tent Helped Them Win. Now It Threatens Biden’s Agenda.

Karolina-Kurkova

The party’s ideological blend of moderates and progressives carried it to power in Washington, but elements of that coalition could block the most ambitious parts of President Biden’s agenda.