Working & The Economy

‘A once in a generation investment’: In Pgh., Biden unveils $2T infrastructure package; creating...

Biden pledged to deliver a robust and ambitious program: "People will look back in 50 years and say this is the moment where America won the future," he said.

In Pgh return, Biden to unveil $2T plan to rebuild infrastructure, create jobs, move...

Biden will make the announcement in Pittsburgh on Wednesday afternoon, where he launched his 2020 presidential campaign.

‘We also have a larger social mission’: Black-owned brewery in Philly debuts its first...

The owners of Two Locals Brewing Company say they want to increase Black representation in the craft brewing industry.

A federal eviction ban has been extended until June. Here’s how to get help...

The federal public health order bars landlords from evicting tenants who lost wages or income due to the pandemic.

With Biden bound for Pittsburgh, W.Pa Dems want to put the focus on the...

The lawmakers want Biden and Congress to invest in the Monongahela River Valley to help kick start the region's economy.

The pros and cons of working from home during a pandemic | The Numbers...

In a December poll conducted by Pew Research Center, about half of U.S. workers surveyed said they have more flexibility now than they did prior to the pandemic. 

New nursing home regs expected in fall, but staff say they can’t wait much...

After a year of the pandemic, on top of years of regulatory inaction, Pennsylvania’s nursing home employees are fed up with their hectic workplaces that barely give them time to feed and bathe patients...

Report: Black, Latino Pa. residents more likely to fall behind on utility bills, face...

"Many of these same communities were hardest hit by COVID-19 in the early months of the pandemic, experiencing both health issues at a much higher rate and also being more likely to lose their jobs and income," advocates warn.

With the Fight for $15 in a holding pattern, do two new bills point...

State Sen. Dan Laughlin, R-Erie, wants to boost the wage to $10 an hour. No one's saying no, but nor are they saying yes -- yet.

Garrity backs Torsella to boost oversight on teachers’ pension fund amid internal investigation 

Gov. Tom Wolf nominated Torsella for the role in February. His return would bring back a once lone contrarian voice to a board with a growing anti-establishment faction.