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Working Lunch: Republicans call for paid leave

Also, D.C. city council considers repealing new law eliminating tip credit

Align Public Strategies discusses legislation introduced by Republican senator Marco Rubio that would establish a national paid parental leave program. The team also covers developments in Washington, D.C., regarding the new law eliminating the tip credit. The city council is considering a repeal of the law, which was just passed by voters in June.

The Align crew also talks about Starbucks’ wage and hour violations in California and this week’s legislative scorecard. 

Align Public Strategies is a full-service public affairs and creative firm that helps corporate brands, governments and non-profit organizations navigate the outside world and inform their internal decision-making. This article does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the editors or management of Nation's Restaurant News and Restaurant Hospitality.

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