Benefits for the Rest of Us: The growing ranks of contingent workers need a new deal.

Publication name: 
Washington Monthly
Author: 
Steven Hill
Release Date: 
January 1, 2016

Steven Hilll describes the changing US labor force with increasing numbers of workers being contract or "gig" workers with no benefits.  These workers have no company to pay half of their payroll taxes. They pay it all, furhter lowering their wages.