Keystone Research Center

Advocate Erika Almirante, Janet Ginsberg of Community Legal Services and Allison Julian of the Domestic Workers Alliance testify.
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Pat Loeb
April 08, 2019 - 4:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some of Philadelphia's lowest paid and least protected workers got to air their grievances Monday as a City Council committee explored ways to help improve conditions for domestic workers and also sought to raise awareness about low wages in the parking industry...
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Cherri Gregg
March 19, 2019 - 4:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new report identifies low wages and tough working conditions for parking industry workers. The 20-page report, titled "Parking Industry Fuels Poverty in Philadelphia," is part of the Keystone Research Center's effort to organize and push for higher pay. The study...
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Paul Kurtz
September 13, 2018 - 4:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia is unable to shed its reputation as one of the most poverty-stricken big cities in America. The latest statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau show that Philadelphia's poverty rate for 2017 was the same as the previous year, 25.7 percent — the highest...
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