Earlier this week, the DC City Council unanimously voted to move forward B23-0965, which gives workers in hotels, restaurants, retail, entertainment venues, and contracting jobs the right to return to any jobs they lost as a result of COVID-19. With the bill advancing to its second and final vote on December 15th, “we need to make sure the Council holds the line and keep the bill from being watered down!” says DC Jobs with Justice’s petition; click here to tell Councilmembers to pass a strong Right to Return to Work bill.
NOTE: Click here to hear UNITE HERE 25 Political Director Sam Epps discuss the Right to Return to Work bill on yesterday's Your Rights At Work radio show on WPFW, which also featured AFA president Sara Nelson on the urgent need for Congress to act on economic relief.
- David Stephen
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