The Department of Labor is weighing taking steps to roll back an Obama-era policy that targeted franchise businesses.
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said regulators must take liberty into consideration rather than the dollar figures associated with rule-making.
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta wants to increase the number of apprenticeship programs by curbing the department’s “cumbersome” approval process.
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta encouraged state lawmakers to rescind occupational licensing requirements that have restricted the job market at the state level.
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.
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.