Jeans Plant Gives Hourly Workers a Safety Net

Jeans Plant Gives Hourly Workers a Safety Net (npr.org) One in four U.S. jobs now qualifies as low income, according to the Census Bureau. Most have little or no savings, and a financial emergency can push them over the edge into poverty. NPR’s Elaine Korry reports on the efforts of Levi-Strauss and Co., to help workers cope with — and avoid — a crisis.