New Labor Department regulations on personal caretakers threaten to drive seniors from their homes and slash work hours for workers in the field, according to critics.
Documents show Labor Secretary nominee Tom Perez used his private email account to leak information about official business while he was assistant attorney general for the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform said in a Wednesday letter to Perez.
Republicans grilled President Barack Obama’s labor secretary nominee Tom Perez during his confirmation hearing on Thursday.
A Senate committee will begin debate on President Barack Obama’s controversial nominee to head the Department of Labor Thursday morning.
Labor Secretary Hilda Solis announced her sudden resignation on Wednesday in a move that surprised insiders, who quickly began speculating on potential replacements.
The United States Department of Labor announced on Dec. 26 that they are suing the National Council of La Raza Action Fund for the wrongful termination of a whistleblower.
The Daily Caller reports that the Obama administration uses a very broad definition when classifying the economy’s “green jobs.”
Barack Obama has turned to industries accused of taking advantage of young workers in an attempt to fulfill his promise of a better future with lower unemployment and student loan interest rates for young Americans.
Rural kids and parents are angry about a new Labor Department rule banning kids from doing farm chores on account of child labor laws.
Rep. Joe Walsh (R., Ill.) is calling on Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis to explain why the department posted a series of overtly political posters throughout the building.