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The Sacramento Bee
Laborers in gig economy drive legal, political battle over the nature of workOut of work after years with a stable job, Kerry Boozenny turned to a less pred
Laborers in gig economy drive legal, political battle over the nature of work
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Out of work after years with a stable job, Kerry Boozenny turned to a less predictable kind of employment. On Monday of a recent week, Boozenny, who is 52, helped someone with shipping and mail. On Tuesday, she did some administrative work in an... Read more
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examiner.com
Unemployment drops, as does mortgage ratesLabor Secretary Thomas Perez announced this past Friday that unemployment numbe
Unemployment drops, as does mortgage rates
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez announced this past Friday that unemployment numbers are below 5% for the first time in eight years. "14 million private-sector jobs have been created since early 2010. The unemployment rate ticked down to 4.9 percent,... Read more
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Philly.com
Unemployment rate lowest in 8 years"January's disappointing top-line payroll number belies the fairly healthy and
Unemployment rate lowest in 8 years
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
"January's disappointing top-line payroll number belies the fairly healthy and resilient employment situation," wrote economist Sophia Koropeckyj, managing director, Moody's Analytics in West Chester. "Consumer industries such as retail,... Read more
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Wired News
The US Labor Chief Is Here to Figure Out How Silicon Valley WorksU.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez in his office in Washington, on
The US Labor Chief Is Here to Figure Out How Silicon Valley Works
Wired News / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez in his office in Washington, on September 17, 2015. T.J. Kirkpatrick/The New York Times/Redux The Secretary of Labor sits in a tiny conference room on a far edge of Pinterest’s headquarters in San... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Obama proposing more spending on job training programsWASHINGTON (AP) - As part of his budget recommendations next week, President Ba
Obama proposing more spending on job training programs
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - As part of his budget recommendations next week, President Barack Obama will propose spending nearly $6 billion more on programs designed to help young people land their first job. Some of the recommendations have been made before... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama requires businesses to report salaries to narrow gender wage gapObama takes new action in narrowing the U.S. pay gap between men and women by r
Obama requires businesses to report salaries to narrow gender wage gap
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Obama takes new action in narrowing the U.S. pay gap between men and women by requiring businesses to report their wage information to the government New proposal would require businesses with 100 or more employees to report salaries by gender, race... Read more
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Orange County Register
Obama to propose new rule to examine gender, racial pay inequitiesWASHINGTON – President Barack Obama proposed a new rule Friday that would requi
Obama to propose new rule to examine gender, racial pay inequities
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama proposed a new rule Friday that would require every large company in America to report employees’ pay based on race and gender, an effort to reduce longstanding pay inequities for women and minorities. The new... Read more
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Calcutta News
No gender pay discrimination says new Obama rule WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Friday moved to close the gender pay g
No gender pay discrimination says new Obama rule
Calcutta News / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Friday moved to close the gender pay gap by proposing a new rule that will require companies to report pay data by gender, race and ethnicity. As part of the... Read more
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Reuters
Obama administration seeks to bolster gender wage gap fightJob seekers listen to a presentation at the Colorado Hospital Association healt
Obama administration seeks to bolster gender wage gap fight
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
Job seekers listen to a presentation at the Colorado Hospital Association health care career fair in Denver April 9, 2013. WASHINGTON The Obama administration announced plans to expand wage reporting requirements for private businesses on Friday,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Budget plan targets retiree savingsWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is expected to pitch some new proposals to
Budget plan targets retiree savings
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is expected to pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well-prepared for retirement, with only... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON >> President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand ac
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON >> President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one in... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON >> President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand ac
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON >> President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one in... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Obama to push retirement plans in 2017 budget, officials sayIn his State of the Union speech, President Barack Obama targeted portable reti
Obama to push retirement plans in 2017 budget, officials say
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 days ago
In his State of the Union speech, President Barack Obama targeted portable retirement savings as a goal President Barack Obama will offer a package of ideas to stimulate more workplace access to retirement savings when he unveils his fiscal year... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
President has plan to expand access to retirement accountsBy KEVIN FREKING Associated Press Published: January 26, 2016 11:00 AM WASHING
President has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 15 days ago
By KEVIN FREKING Associated Press Published: January 26, 2016 11:00 AM WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand ac
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one in... Read more
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Business Insurance
Obama to push retirement plans in 2017 budget, officials sayPresident Barack Obama will offer a package of ideas to stimulate more workplac
Obama to push retirement plans in 2017 budget, officials say
Business Insurance / Posted 15 days ago
President Barack Obama will offer a package of ideas to stimulate more workplace access to retirement savings when he unveils his fiscal year 2017 budget on Feb. 9, top administration officials said Monday. “We have to promote new retirement... Read more
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Philly.com
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsOn the new front, Labor Secretary Thomas Perez says the administration will see
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
On the new front, Labor Secretary Thomas Perez says the administration will seek to make it easier for multiple employers to join together to offer retirement plans. For small employers, that would mean lower administrative expenses. We are willing... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsPresident Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retire
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one in three yet to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Obama To Expand Access To Retirement AccountsPresident Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retire
Obama To Expand Access To Retirement Accounts
News 10 WILX / Posted 15 days ago
President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. The White House says Obama's proposals, if enacted, would provide more than 30 million... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accountsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expan
Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Sierra’s Rusconi second at Gregori tourneyMODESTO – Jackson Rusconi took second at 108 pounds Saturday at the Gregori Mem
Sierra’s Rusconi second at Gregori tourney
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
MODESTO – Jackson Rusconi took second at 108 pounds Saturday at the Gregori Memorial Wrestling Tournament at Gregori High School. “Jackson wrestled well,” Sierra assistant coach Alex Nuanez said. “He had a long day before his first match which was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Michael Joyce: Proposed rules will benefit investors in retirement plansNews reports indicate that the U.S. Department of Labor is hoping to submit the
Michael Joyce: Proposed rules will benefit investors in retirement plans
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
News reports indicate that the U.S. Department of Labor is hoping to submit the final version of its much-contested new fiduciary rule to the White House Office of Management and Budget by Jan. 31. Unlike many of my peers in other sectors of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mayor Marty Walsh says he supports $15 minimum wageDuring a press briefing Thursday in Washington, D.C., where Walsh was visiting
Mayor Marty Walsh says he supports $15 minimum wage
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
During a press briefing Thursday in Washington, D.C., where Walsh was visiting for the U.S. Conference of Mayors, a reporter pressed him on specifically that question. “I think there’s some question about whether you support a $15-an-hour minimum... Read more
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The Washington Times
IAN SMITH: How the left shuts down the immigration debateWinding its way through federal courts is a case that, although inconsequential
IAN SMITH: How the left shuts down the immigration debate
The Washington Times / Posted 21 days ago
Winding its way through federal courts is a case that, although inconsequential on its face, is actually highly illustrative of the depths professional illegal-alien “rights” activists will go in their war against our sovereign borders. The American... Read more
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Accounting Today
People News -- Jan. 18, 2016Recent hires, promotions, awards, professional qualifications and other personn
People News -- Jan. 18, 2016
Accounting Today / Posted 24 days ago
Recent hires, promotions, awards, professional qualifications and other personnel news from firms across the country. Todd Decker has joined Warren Averett, Birmingham, as chief marketing Officer and head of business development. In addition, Max... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Veteran underemployment represents growing concernLike the unemployment rate in general, veteran unemployment has fallen in recen
Veteran underemployment represents growing concern
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Like the unemployment rate in general, veteran unemployment has fallen in recent years. But the rate among those who served in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan remains the highest among all American veterans. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New rules would make it easier for small-business workers to save for retirementU.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez will laud Illinois on Monday for being the
New rules would make it easier for small-business workers to save for retirement
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez will laud Illinois on Monday for being the first state in the country to make retirement saving easier for people working for small companies and will lay out rules aimed at helping other states follow without... Read more
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The Daily Comet
U.S. adds 292,000 jobs in DecemberToday's announcement that 292,000 workers were hired in December offered solid
U.S. adds 292,000 jobs in December
The Daily Comet / Posted 1 months ago
Today's announcement that 292,000 workers were hired in December offered solid evidence that the U.S. economy is on strong footing despite clear weakness in Europe and Asia. The unemployment rate remained at a healthy 5 percent. Yet even as they... Read more
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The Houma Courier
U.S. adds 292,000 jobs in DecemberToday's announcement that 292,000 workers were hired in December offered solid
U.S. adds 292,000 jobs in December
The Houma Courier / Posted 1 months ago
Today's announcement that 292,000 workers were hired in December offered solid evidence that the U.S. economy is on strong footing despite clear weakness in Europe and Asia. The unemployment rate remained at a healthy 5 percent. Yet even as they... Read more
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Deseret News
Veteran underemployment represents growing concernLike the unemployment rate in general, veteran unemployment has fallen in recen
Veteran underemployment represents growing concern
Deseret News / Posted 1 months ago
Like the unemployment rate in general, veteran unemployment has fallen in recent years. But the rate among those who served in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan remains the highest among all American veterans. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports... Read more

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