Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – Pressure to pay interns is reaching the highest levels of US government.
The Fair Pay Campaign is launching a special effort calling on President Obama and White House staff to pay their interns.
The grassroots lobby is launching its campaign around Labor Day. According to CNN Money
, White House interns are unpaid and expected to work at least Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Interns are not provided with housing.
The Fair Pay Campaign has established a website for its supporters.
For a more complete report, visit the CNN Money website