The Labor Department said Friday it wants salary level to count in deciding who is eligible for overtime pay. But it's holding off setting the maximum pay a worker can get and still qualify.
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Activists detained while investigating Chinese factories that have made shoes for Ivanka Trump's brand have been released on bail awaiting trial. China Labor Watch said the families of the activists.. Source: Wochit Business -
According to reports Wednesday, authorities released three activists on bail who were jailed after investigating labor conditions at a factory in China that produces shoes for Ivanka Trump's fashion.. Source: Wochit News -
Whether you call it a weakening of worker protections or an easing of over-regulation, labor policy is in the midst of a shift under President Donald Trump's administration.
A Senate committee is.. ChicagoTribune
The U.S. Labor Department on Friday defended its authority to use salary levels to decide who was eligible for overtime pay but distanced itself from an Obama administration rule that greatly expanded.. Raw Story Also reported by •Reuters
The U.S. Labor Department says it intends to consider salary level when determining who is eligible for overtime pay. But it hasn't yet set the maximum earnings a worker can have and still qualify for.. L.A. Times
WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump says apprenticeships could match workers with millions of open jobs, but he's reluctant to devote more taxpayer money to the effort.Instead, Trump and Labor.. New Zealand Herald