The Obama administration is expected soon to decide whether to increase the number of salaried workers eligible for overtime pay. The move could mean more money in workers’ pockets. But some policy experts say the change will have negative effects on businesses.
Anti-Senate Bill 5 Group Wants Repeal Before Talks
A spokesperson for Governor John Kasich says talks are still planned for tomorrow with members of We Are Ohio despite the group’s request for the law’s repeal first – before negotiations.
We Are Ohio is working to repeal Senate Bill 5 which limits public worker collective bargaining rights. Kasich spokesman Rob Nichols said that’s like promising to buy a lottery ticket but asking for the winnings first.
A compromise on the SB 5 would call off a fall referendum.