Celine McNicholas

Celine McNicholas

Celine McNicholas is labor counsel for the Economic Policy Institute and a core member of EPI’s Perkins Project on Worker Rights and Wages, a policy response team that tracks the Trump administration’s wage and employment policies.

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If the Justices side with Trump and big corporations, women across America will be forced to go it alone when they are victimized and harassed. Views
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Supreme Court Will Decide If Women Can Join Together To Fight Sexual Harassment At Work
After the news that Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein had been sexually harassing and assaulting women in the movie industry for decades , millions of women shared their stories with the hashtag #metoo. The social media campaign shined a light on a fact that to many women: sexual harassment is a...
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Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Unions Help Narrow the Gender Wage Gap
Tuesday, April 4th is Equal Pay Day— the day that marks when a typical woman’s earnings catch up to what a man earned in the previous year. The gender wage gap is a measure of pay disparity between men and women. The research is conclusive: gender wage gaps exist across the wage distribution and...
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Monday, March 06, 2017
Federal Contract Workers Need the Protection of the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Rule
Last week, Senator Warren, joined by her colleagues Senator Murray and Senator Sanders, asked Attorney General Sessions to open a criminal investigation into the deaths and serious injuries of workers employed by VT Halter Marine, Inc., a shipbuilder with United States Navy contracts. Senators...
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