An Impactful Policy

‘Disparate impact’ hurts businesses, workers according to experts
Tom Perez / AP

President Barack Obama’s nominee for labor secretary allegedly traded away a potential $200 million payday for taxpayers in order to preserve a legal doctrine that drives up the cost of doing business in the United States and inflates the college bubble, critics say.

So Long Solis

Labor Secretary who presided over long-term unemployment resigns in surprise move
Barack Obama, Hilda Solis / AP

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis announced her sudden resignation on Wednesday in a move that surprised insiders, who quickly began speculating on potential replacements.

Camp Democrat

Democratic officials, progressive groups target youth vote at conference sponsored by left-wing Center for American Progress.