On 4/17/13 we had our Gridley/Oroville chapter meeting at the Oroville Library at 5:30pm. Some of the topics discussed were Final cuts to the IHSS hours, New time cards, Community Partners, Pan Am Insurance and our upcoming event & meetings. We had a great discussion with the members about o...Read More →
To the Residents of Humboldt County: My name is Gail Ennis and I’m the President of the Union that represents IHSS Caregivers in Humboldt County. I recently served as a panel member for the Fact Finding Hearing that was charged with sifting through over 10 years of ignoring the needs of your Count...Read More →
I am shocked that the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors would persist in their decision to not increase wages for the county’s 1450 IHSS workers, even in the face of the findings of the impartial chairperson for the Fact finding Panel. The county’s response is cynical and factually incorrect ...Read More →
The decision of the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors may be penny-wise but is pound foolish, as the old saying goes. By claiming that the county lacks the funding to increase the wages of those who perform the labor of care, the Supervisors devalue the worth of work as vital to the social good...Read More →
After rejecting a Proposed Settlement from a Mediator in July that called for a wage increase for County IHSS providers that have never received a wage increase above the state’s minimum wage or any type of health benefits, the Humboldt Board of Supervisors have reached a new low. Yesterday,...Read More →
Analysis of New Census Data Looks at the Wage Gap in Every Congressional District WASHINGTON, D.C. – An unprecedented analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today shows that the gender-based wage gap affects women in nearly every corner of the country. In 97 percent of congressional district...Read More →
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