Phila. City Council To Pass Bill To Create Office To Investigate Wage Thefts“There’s a study that shows there are 90,000 incidents of wage theft per week,” says Nadie Hewka, an attorney for Community Legal Services.
Richard Trumka Calls For The End Of Wage TheftRichard Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO, was in Philadelphia to address wage theft, the manipulation by employers to underpay or steal money from their employees.
Wage Theft The Focus Of Roundtable Discussion In PhiladelphiaA report by the Sheller Center for Social Justice at Temple University shows the practice is widespread.
Report: Wage Theft Costs Pennsylvania Workers Tens Of Millions Each YearA new report says that wage theft impacts 400,000 Pennsylvania workers a year and costs them at least $19 million.