Working 9 to 5? Hardly. Low-wage workers face unpredictable and unstable work schedules that make arranging child care or holding a second job almost impossible. We talked to Sherry Leiwant of A Better Balance and Shawn Sebastian of the Center for Popular Democracy about efforts to control abusive scheduling practices.
Be sure to read their new Clearinghouse Article, Work Schedules and Working Families: Solutions to a Growing Problem.