Employers Skim $26.2 Million Per Week from Lower-Income Workers Paychecks

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L.A. Weekly | February 19, 2010
Ruth Milkman should have moved this statistic from the 53rd page of her study to the front, where it might have been read by local media: Every week, employers in Los Angeles County pilfer $26.2 million from the paychecks of the poorest 17 percent of workers.

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