Labor News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-bidensolis455x300.jpg

Federal judge rules against misclassifying workers as contractors

The U.S. Department of Labor won a major victory this month in its campaign against job misclassification.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-1199.jpg

Labor Department drafts rules to protect more health care workers

Obama's Labor Department will likely bring more home healthcare workers under protection of federal minimum wage and overtime laws.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-GreenJobsForAll.jpg

$100 million for green jobs training brings hope for jobless

Despite a depressed economy, Joliet, Ill., ironworker Ken Kobus is optimistic.