News & Insights
Led by the Workers Defense Project, Austin Interfaith, various unions and other organizations, workers and supporters met outside Austin’s City Hall on October 24 to tell the council to stop giving companies tax breaks unless those companies start protecting workers and paying a fair wage. Read more.
Employers making benefits strategy decisions in a health reform environment now have three options: they can continue to offer benefits, pay the penalty and exit the health benefit sphere or they can “pay differently” by entering the private exchange marketplace with a defined contribution approach. Read more.