United States Department of Labor

Latest stories

7d
KOMU Columbia
New federal overtime rules impact MissouriansCOLUMBIA - Some Missourians will benefit from new overtime rules issued by the
New federal overtime rules impact Missourians
KOMU Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
COLUMBIA - Some Missourians will benefit from new overtime rules issued by the United States Department of Labor Wednesday. In the past, only people making $23,660 or less were eligible for overtime pay. The new rules make people making $47,476 or... Read more
8d
The Chattanoogan
Haslam, Construction Industry Leaders Announce Launch Of "Go Build" Initiativesignificant impact on apprenticeship applications and first year career technic
Haslam, Construction Industry Leaders Announce Launch Of "Go Build" Initiative
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
significant impact on apprenticeship applications and first year career technical education enrollments. The program has been endorsed by the United States Department of Labor, and national ABC, AGC, CURT, CII and the Trimmer Foundation organizatio... Read more
8d
WSFA 12 Montgomery
Business leaders, politicians react to potential overtime changesMore than four million workers could see a pay raise thanks to a rule change fr
Business leaders, politicians react to potential overtime changes
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
More than four million workers could see a pay raise thanks to a rule change from the United States Department of Labor. Currently, only salaried employees making less than $23,660 a year are eligible to receive overtime. Starting Dec. 1, that... Read more
386 related stories
9d
Standard Democrat
New Madrid County man pleads guilty to federal charges involving crop insurance fraudAgriculture Office of Inspector General-Investigations, Missouri State Highway
New Madrid County man pleads guilty to federal charges involving crop insurance fraud
Standard Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
Agriculture Office of Inspector General-Investigations, Missouri State Highway Patrol-Rural Crimes Investigative Unit, and United States Department of Labor Office of Inspector General-Investigations. Assistant United States Attorney Anthony L.... Read more
13d
Business Wire
PBI Bank, U.S. Department of Labor Reach Settlement in ESOP CaseThomas E. Perez, Secretary of the United States Department of Labor v. PBI Bank
PBI Bank, U.S. Department of Labor Reach Settlement in ESOP Case
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of the United States Department of Labor v. PBI Bank, Inc., et al., (Civ. Action 1:14-CV-01429-SEB-MJD) pertains to PBI Bank’s service as trustee for the AIT Laboratories Employee Stock Ownership Plan’s 2009 acquisition of... Read more
15d
Waxahachie Daily Light
Ash Grove worker killed in fallDirector. The administration is the regulatory authority over the plant. The MS
Ash Grove worker killed in fall
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 15 days ago
Director. The administration is the regulatory authority over the plant. The MSHA is under the direction of the United States Department of Labor. Ash Grove officials are also investigating. There were no other injuries from the... Read more
20d
WALB Albany
GA Congressional delegation wants DOL to speed up work visasWithout labor through the H-2A visa program, the industry will be unable to ope
GA Congressional delegation wants DOL to speed up work visas
WALB Albany / Posted 20 days ago
Without labor through the H-2A visa program, the industry will be unable to operate at full capacity. In a letter to United States Department of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, the delegation wrote, "It has come to our attention that the... Read more
21d
The Commercial Dispatch
Fall Awareness MonthThe Occupational Safety & Health Admininistration (OSHA), a division of the Uni
Fall Awareness Month
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
The Occupational Safety & Health Admininistration (OSHA), a division of the United States Department of Labor, has designated the week of May 2-6 as "Fall Awareness Week." Falls are the number one cause of fatalities and safety violations in the... Read more
22d
examiner.com
Government Reports Lower Metropolitan Unemployment During MarchLast week the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BL
Government Reports Lower Metropolitan Unemployment During March
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
Last week the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released the Metropolitan Area Unemployment and Employment Summary for data collected March 2016. The BLS tracks 387 metropolitan areas unemployment across the United... Read more
25d
The Manteca Bulletin
The fallacy of minimum wage & rising the tideburgers at the Squirrel Cage in Lincoln. I was making $1.65 an hour. It was Cal
The fallacy of minimum wage & rising the tide
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
burgers at the Squirrel Cage in Lincoln. I was making $1.65 an hour. It was California’s minimum wage at the time. The United States Department of Labor placed the median hourly pay in California in 1972 at $4.50. That reflected a difference of... Read more
27d
WQOW Eau Claire
Mom speaks on workplace safety after losing daughter in work accidentto honor those who lost their lives doing their job. On average 13 workers a d
Mom speaks on workplace safety after losing daughter in work accident
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 27 days ago
to honor those who lost their lives doing their job. On average 13 workers a day are killed on the job, according to the United States Department of Labor. Thursday night the Western Wisconsin AFL-CIO paid tribute to area workers and those... Read more
28d
Financial Planning.com
Fiduciary DeclarationA Call To: The United States Congress, The Securities and Exchange Commission,
Fiduciary Declaration
Financial Planning.com / Posted 28 days ago
A Call To: The United States Congress, The Securities and Exchange Commission, The United States Department of Labor; To Extend the Fiduciary Standard to All Who Provide Investment or Financial Advice We believe all Americans need to save more and... Read more
28d
WXOW 19 La Crosse
Mom speaks on workplace safety after losing daughter in work accidentto honor those who lost their lives doing their job. On average 13 workers a d
Mom speaks on workplace safety after losing daughter in work accident
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 28 days ago
to honor those who lost their lives doing their job. On average 13 workers a day are killed on the job, according to the United States Department of Labor. Thursday night the Western Wisconsin AFL-CIO paid tribute to area workers and those... Read more

People in this news