Government http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44093/more en New York to raise wages for tipped workers http://nrn.com/government/new-york-raise-wages-tipped-workers <div class="field-deck"> State commissioner approves hourly $7.50 rate, a 50-percent jump </div> <div class="node-body article-body">State commissioner approves hourly $7.50 rate, a 50-percent jump</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/new-york-raise-wages-tipped-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/new-york-raise-wages-tipped-workers#comments Government Latest Headlines Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:56:00 +0000 127001 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Opinion: The minimum wage conversation needs to change http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-minimum-wage-conversation-needs-change <div class="node-body article-body">The industry continues to find itself on the short end of this conversation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-minimum-wage-conversation-needs-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-minimum-wage-conversation-needs-change#comments H.R. & Training Government Opinions Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:18:00 +0000 126871 at http://nrn.com Sysco defends merger with US Foods http://nrn.com/corporate-news/sysco-defends-merger-us-foods <div class="node-body article-body">Company says proposed merger would be good for business</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/sysco-defends-merger-us-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/sysco-defends-merger-us-foods#comments Corporate News Government Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Supplier Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:22:00 +0000 126781 at http://nrn.com Restaurant Finance Watch: Will Walmart's pay hike affect McDonald's? http://nrn.com/finance/restaurant-finance-watch-will-walmarts-pay-hike-affect-mcdonalds <div class="field-deck"> After retailer bumps workers’ pay, attention turns to quick service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After retailer bumps workers’ pay, attention turns to quick service</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/restaurant-finance-watch-will-walmarts-pay-hike-affect-mcdonalds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/restaurant-finance-watch-will-walmarts-pay-hike-affect-mcdonalds#comments Finance H.R. & Training Government Quick Service McDonald's Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:11:00 +0000 126731 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock FTC sues to block Sysco-US Foods merger http://nrn.com/supplier/ftc-sues-block-sysco-us-foods-merger <div class="field-deck"> Agency cites harm to customers in local markets </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Agency cites harm to customers in local markets</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/supplier/ftc-sues-block-sysco-us-foods-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/supplier/ftc-sues-block-sysco-us-foods-merger#comments Corporate News Government Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Supplier Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:54:00 +0000 126711 at http://nrn.com <p>Sysco Headquarters in Houston, Texas</p> Wikipedia California lawmakers introduce ‘fair scheduling’ bill http://nrn.com/government/california-lawmakers-introduce-fair-scheduling-bill <div class="field-deck"> Large food, retail employers would be required to schedule shifts two weeks in advance </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Large food, retail employers would be required to schedule shifts two weeks in advance</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/california-lawmakers-introduce-fair-scheduling-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/california-lawmakers-introduce-fair-scheduling-bill#comments Government Latest Headlines Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:40:00 +0000 126591 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Report: FTC may block Sysco-US Foods merger http://nrn.com/corporate-news/report-ftc-may-block-sysco-us-foods-merger <div class="field-deck"> Deal under pressure despite sale of 11 US Foods facilities </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Deal under pressure despite sale of 11 US Foods facilities </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/report-ftc-may-block-sysco-us-foods-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/report-ftc-may-block-sysco-us-foods-merger#comments Corporate News Government Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Supplier Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:00:00 +0000 126091 at http://nrn.com Opinion: Republican mid-term victory could mean greater challenge in 2016 http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-republican-mid-term-victory-could-mean-greater-challenge-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">The Republicans would be even better off had there been a few moderate Democrats left for them to deal with</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-republican-mid-term-victory-could-mean-greater-challenge-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/opinion-republican-mid-term-victory-could-mean-greater-challenge-2016#comments Government Opinions Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:00:00 +0000 125441 at http://nrn.com NRA advocates for simplified employment verification http://nrn.com/government/nra-advocates-simplified-employment-verification <div class="field-deck"> Association testifies before House subcommittee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Association testifies before House subcommittee</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/nra-advocates-simplified-employment-verification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/nra-advocates-simplified-employment-verification#comments Government Latest Headlines NRA Operations Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:14:00 +0000 125421 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock State of the Union addresses paid sick leave, minimum wage http://nrn.com/government/president-obama-urges-congress-lift-middle-class <div class="field-deck"> President Obama suggests moves some in the restaurant industry say could burden small businesses </div> <div class="node-body article-body">President Obama suggests moves some in the restaurant industry say could burden small businesses</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/president-obama-urges-congress-lift-middle-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/president-obama-urges-congress-lift-middle-class#comments Government Latest Headlines Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:29:00 +0000 124481 at http://nrn.com <p>President Barack Obama</p> Photo: Larry Downing-Pool/Getty Images