Yet Philly may be moving faster to address a problem that's pressing in both cities. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that a hearing on paid sick time is expected in Philadelphia this fall. Meanwhile, in New York, the City Council has held multiple hearings, but it's unclear when the bill will come to the floor for a vote.To read the full article, visit The Huffington Post.
Councilman William Greenlee, co-sponsor of the Philadelphia bill, offered a sports analogy, insisting that Philadelphia would prove its policy leadership on paid sick time just as the Phillies would surely trounce the Yankees.
Please also take a moment to read some of the other news from the DMI report, including articles in the Inquirer and The Philadelphia Business Journal. You can also listen to a radio feed about the report on the PathWays PA website.