RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Compensation and Benefits

A collection of news and information related to Compensation and Benefits published by this site and its partners.

Top Compensation and Benefits Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Adult dental coverage expanding slowly in Medicaid

    NEW YORK At the Interfaith Dental Center in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, people with dental pain can walk into a ground floor office off Bedford Avenue and get treated without an appointment. They might have to wait in a packed waiting room. But if they're in...
  • Robert B. Reich: Why the Trans-Pacific Partnership is nearly dead

    Robert B. Reich: Why the Trans-Pacific Partnership is nearly dead
    How can it be that the largest pending trade deal in history -- a deal backed both by a Democratic president and Republican leaders in Congress -- is nearly dead? The Trans-Pacific Partnership may yet squeak through Congress, but its near-death...
  • Correction: Cuba-Art Elite story

    In a story June 10 about Cuban artists, The Associated Press reported a name erroneously. The founder and CEO of Troika is Dan Pappalardo, not Don. A corrected version of the story is below: Topsy-turvy laws, trendiness bring Cuban artists riches...
  • Legg Mason CEO's pay down 9 percent in 2015

    Legg Mason CEO's pay down 9 percent in 2015
    Legg Mason CEO Joseph A. Sullivan's compensation in fiscal year 2015 fell after rising more than 50 percent the year before, according to a Wednesday filing. Sullivan's compensation, which includes a base salary of $500,000 and various cash bonuses and...
  • Congressional GOP plans to continue health law subsidies

    Congressional Republicans will move to temporarily continue health care subsidies for millions of people if the Supreme Court overturns the aid, according to plans discussed Wednesday in the House and Senate. In addition, the GOP proposals would dissolve...
  • Tesla bags $15 million in new state tax credits

    Elon Musk's Tesla Motors has won a fresh $15-million tax break from the state of California. The company has said it will use the money to add more than 4,000 jobs to its Bay Area factories and plants -- enough jobs to make it the largest manufacturing...
  • Why paying truckers by the mile is unfair and dangerous

    Why paying truckers by the mile is unfair and dangerous
    The trucking industry is in crisis for one simple reason: It cannot find enough people to sit behind the wheel. The American Trucking Assns., a trade group, estimates that trucks carry more than 67% of the country's total freight by weight. Trucking is...
  • Why the $15 minimum wage got my 'no' vote

    Why the $15 minimum wage got my 'no' vote
    On June 10, I cast the City Council's lone “no” vote on the $15-an-hour minimum wage proposal. While everyone agrees that there is genuine poverty in the city of Los Angeles, no wage increase can be high enough to offset the effect of job loss...
  • Low pay is but one problem in L.A.'s business climate

    To the editor: As a second-generation owner of a business that has operated in Los Angeles for more than 40 years, I support higher wages for my hardworking employees. However, we compete with several companies located in federal minimum wage states or...
  • A Boystown bartender pores over Chicago's minimum wage hike

    A Boystown bartender pores over Chicago's minimum wage hike
    Hayley Holder’s hourly wage is so far from her mind that sometimes she forgets to pick up her paychecks. For her, it’s all about the tips. Holder, 24, makes $4.95 an hour tending bar at Halsted’s Bar and Grill in Boystown, which she...
  • Van Hollen adds labor endorsement in Senate race

    Van Hollen adds labor endorsement in Senate race
    Rep. Chris Van Hollen picked up the second labor endorsement of his campaign for Senate on Friday, adding a 12,000-member teamsters union based in Washington to his list of supporters. "Like Barbara Mikulski, Chris will be a senator who always fights...