The Trump administration may give Republicans a majority at the nation’s top federal labor regulator for the first time since 2007.
The Department of Labor will roll back an Obama-era policy that attempted to increase regulatory oversight of franchise and contractor businesses.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits totaled 248,000 in the week ending May 27, according to data from the Department of Labor.
One of the Obama administration’s final major labor regulations could deprive millions of retirement savers investment advice from financial professionals, according to a new report.
Congressional Republicans are asking newly minted Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to roll back one of the Obama administration’s most controversial regulations.
Florida International University School of Law Dean Alexander Acosta will succeed Democratic Party boss Tom Perez as secretary of labor.
Labor Secretary nominee Alexander Acosta will head to the full Senate floor after clearing a cloture vote to avoid filibuster on Wednesday.
The Senate is expected to confirm Alexander Acosta as the next Secretary of Labor by the end of the week.
Labor secretary nominee Alexander Acosta moved one step closer to confirmation after clearing the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions on Thursday.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren attacked President Trump’s labor secretary nominee Alexander Acosta after he declined to say whether he would overturn several Obama administration regulations at his first confirmation hearing Wednesday.