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Chicago’s economy is fueled by growth in retail, food service, hospitality and healthcare. But too many people working in these hourly service jobs can’t keep up with unpredictable, last-minute fluctuating workweeks over which they have no control. Call your alderman to tell them Chicagoans deserve a Fair Workweek!

A FAIR WORKWEEK IN CHICAGO

Chicago’s economy is fueled by growth in retail, food service, hospitality, and healthcare.

Yet too many people working in these hourly service jobs can’t keep up with unpredictable, last-minute, fluctuating workweeks over which they have no control. These practices have caused profound insecurity for working families, making it difficult to predict their income from week to week, make time for school, or care for children.

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of hourly workers have little to no input into their daily work schedules

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