Providence

ProJo declares working mothers a “Threat to Providence”

ProJo declares working mothers a “Threat to Providence”

In what may be a new low for a newspaper that recently seems committed to charting new territory in its depth of uncaring, classist fear mongering, the Providence Journal has declared low wage working mothers to be a special interest group posing a “threat” to Providence. Disingenuously claiming that, “we all want workers to earn [...]

Broad support for $15 hotel worker wage among PVD voters

Broad support for $15 hotel worker wage among PVD voters

A poll of likely Providence voters released today found that an “overwhelming 64% support the $15 minimum wage for hotel workers,” according to the poll conducted by Dapa Research. Rsearchers spoke with 600 likely Providence voters giving the data a four point margin of error. Check out a power point on the poll here and the [...]