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"Advocates for Workers Raise the Ire of Business"

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'It’s flattering. The fact that they’re attacking us is a sign that they feel threatened. That’s what happens when you challenge the industry to do the right thing.'

Saru Jayaraman, a co-founder
of the Restaurant Opportunities
Center, on the actions by business
groups and powerful lobbyists,
heavily backed by the restaurant
industry, that are mounting an
aggressive campaign against workers
centers.