Thu August 29, 2013
Living Wage Advocates Suffer Set Back
The sweeping regulatory reform act of 2013 passed by the North Carolina General and signed into law by Governor Pat McCrory includes a provision that prohibits local government from requiring private contractors to pay a living wage or require paid sick days. Vickie Meath is Executive Director of Just Economics, a group that advocates for a living wage. She spoke with David Hurand.