• After taking action again and again, and with 98.4% of voting members authorizing a strike, resident physicians at Alameda Health System won a groundbreaking deal in May. Their new contract includes total compensation increases of more than 20% over three years, the right to honor their coworkers’ picket lines, and an amazing $60-an-hour call pay… Read more

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  • This rule will go into effect February 24, 2020; the U.S. Supreme Court lifted the injunction that had halted the Trump Administration’s draconian changes to the Public Charge rule from going into effect, meaning in all states but Illinois this rule is now in effect. Historically, the Public Charge rule has been used to deny… Read more

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  • Recently the states of Alabama and Georgia have enacted laws to eliminate the gains won for reproductive freedoms under Roe v. Wade. Alabama has the strictest legislation with a total abortion ban, no exceptions even in the cases of rape, incest, or the mother’s health. There is also upcoming legislation in my home state of Texas as well… Read more

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