employer : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a person or firm that employs workers
- If they are on an employer plan, they have to pay their part of premiums and get taxed on the employer part in every paycheck while applying the tax credit when they file tax .
- During World War II, employers started giving workers health benefits to get around wartime wage controls.
- Even when employers don't break the law, the process itself stacks the deck against union supporters.
- Roy Blunt in Hindu
I'm concerned that if the government steps in it will eventually push out the private health care plans millions of Americans enjoy today,Mr. Blunt said. "This could cause your employer to simply stop offering coverage, hoping the...
- Danny Jordaan in BusinessWeek
This is an employer-employee wage dispute,Danny Jordaan, head of the tournament's local organizing committee said in a statement distributed in Cape Town today. "Although we have respect for worker rights, we find it unacceptable for them...
- Barack Obama in USA Today
The justices were passing judgment on a federal statute used in the prosecution of [white-collar defendants]. It makes it a crime to deprive the public or one's employer or shareholders of the 'intangible right of honest services.' Although a... Ruth Bader Ginsburg http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruth_Bader_Ginsburg&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNE_y12gmoT5rtusZg-Rxy_GhrG8uQ Washington Post (blog) http://www.google.com/url?q=http://voices.washingtonpost.com/economy-watch/2010/06/did_jeff_skilling_do_anything.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGp6qYe6KDdo0f-k0089iss3e9unQ Jun 24, 2010
32721 42067 employment In 2008, American exports accounted for nearly 7 percent of our total employment, one in three manufacturing jobs, and supported 10.3 million jobs in all," Obama said.