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On this edition of Your Call, we'll get an update on COVID outbreaks among garment workers in Los Angeles. Many workers are making PPE, but say they still lack basic protections.

Courtesy of the Garment Worker Center.

On this edition of Your Call, we’ll get an update on the Garment Worker Protection Act or Senate Bill 1399, which would guarantee a minimum wage for California’s garment workers. The Senate is voting on the bill today.

CA Bill Would Guarantee Garment Workers The State's Minimum Wage

Jun 17, 2020
Reuters/Juan Carlos Ulate

On this edition of Your Call, we’re discussing California Senate Bill 1399, which is being voted on tomorrow. The bill would guarantee the state's minimum wage for garment workers. They are currently paid per piece.