Congresswoman Bustos statement on tech giants exempting survivors of sexual harassment from forced arbitration

Facebook, Google, eBay and Airbnb adopt Bustos’ bipartisan proposal to end forced arbitration of sexual harassment and discrimination Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, the sponsor of the bipartisan Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Act, responded to Facebook, Google, Airbnb and Ebay’s  decisions to end forced arbitration in cases of sexual harassment . […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on new allegations against Judge Kavanaugh

“There are now at least three credible accusations of sexual assault against Judge Kavanaugh and these women must be taken seriously. Before getting a promotion to a lifetime appointment on the highest court in the land, Washington Republicans must allow a complete and customary FBI background investigation into these new claims. Seating a Supreme Court […]

Congresswoman Bustos’ Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Workplace Arbitration Contracts

Supreme Court sides with big business by upholding employment contracts that rob workers of their right to hold employer accountable in court. WASHINGTON – Following the Supreme Court ruling on workplace arbitration contracts, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos issued the following statement. The Supreme Court ruled 5 to 4 to uphold employment contracts that not only force […]

Congresswoman Bustos statement on Uber exempting survivors of sexual harassment and assault from forced arbitration

Bustos’ bipartisan bill to end forced arbitration of sexual harassment and discrimination has earned the support of all 50 states’ Attorneys General, but Speaker Ryan refuses to allow a vote  Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, the sponsor of the bipartisan Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Act, responded to Uber’s decision to end […]