Raiders Cheerleaders (Ric Tapia / Associated Press)

Brown Signs Labor Bill for Pro Sports Cheerleaders

On Wednesday, Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill requiring professional sports teams to offer cheerleaders minimum wage, workers’ compensation, paid sick leave and rest breaks.

Raiders Cheerleaders (Ric Tapia / Associated Press)

CA Dem Introduces Bill to Regulate Pro Sports Cheerleaders

Former high school and college cheerleader Lorena Gonzalez, now a Democratic California state assemblywoman from San Diego, is on the verge of changing the state’s labor Code to protect the rights of professional cheerleaders, according to On Tuesday, California’s