Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Let’s Show City Council We Still Need Paid Sick Days!

It has been a long and somewhat crazy ride for the Coalition for Healthy Families and Workplaces but we have a great success – Philadelphia’s City Council passed the Earned Sick Days Bill! Our amazing and hard fought victory was unfortunately dashed by the Mayor’s veto of the bill- but that does not mean the fight is over.

Join us to welcome City Council back after their summer recess and show them that we are still fighting for paid sick days for Philadelphia’s workers.


WHAT: Welcome Back City Council

WHEN: September 8th at 9:00

WHERE: Philadelphia City Hall’s 4th Floor Hallway



We will be welcoming City Council back by reminding them that Philadelphia is not only returning to work and school, but, without sick days, they are returning to environments where germs can spread quickly.

Please bring signs and write letters to your members of City Council urging them to remember that Philadelphians need and deserve paid sick days.

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