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 […]

ICYMI: Congresswoman Bustos continues urging the business community to “lean in” and support bipartisan efforts to end workplace sexual harassment

Washington – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) was featured in Huffington Post’s article, “Facebook Defends Its Use of Secret Courts to Handle Sexual Harassment Cases.” Congresswoman Bustos calls on the business community, including Facebook, to lean in and support bipartisan efforts to end workplace sexual harassment. The article is available online in Huffington Post by clicking here. […]

Open Letter: Speaker Ryan, you have the power to help end sexual harassment in the workplace

On February 27th, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos penned the following open letter to Speaker Paul Ryan calling for a vote on the bipartisan Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Harassment Act of 2017. The letter is also available at The Hill by clicking here.   Speaker Ryan, you have the power to help end sexual harassment in the workplace […]

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