• Secretary Perez discusses apprenticeships.

    Investment in Apprenticeship

    Secretary Perez travels to Philadelphia to announce $100 million in grants to create innovative, high quality apprenticeship programs.

  • Low wage employees riding public transportation to work

    The Facts on the Minimum Wage

    Find out how raising the federal minimum wage would benefit America's workers, businesses and the economy.

  • Find Your Path

    Grow Your Skills

    Federally-funded programs in your community are ready to train Americans with the skills employers need to fill jobs right now. Explore the possibilities, and find your path.

  • Let's Lead On Leave

    Time together is one of our most important family values. Did you know that the United States is the only industrialized nation without any federal paid leave law?

  • Acting on Immigration

    President Obama’s Immigration Accountability Executive actions will help secure the border, hold nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants accountable and ensure that everyone plays by the same rules.

    Learn more.

  • Learn About the Labor Department

    Learn About the Department

    Break through the jargon and acronyms and discover how DOL works for you.

    This month: VEVRAA, WIOA, X-Ray, YouthBuild, and Zone Status.

  • Books that shaped work in America

    Looking for a holiday gift idea?

    Books can be the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Check out our list of Books that Shaped Work in America for inspiration.


A Much Needed Gift

A Much Needed Gift

This holiday season, let's reward hardworking Americans by giving them a much needed raise...

A New year, New Reporting Requirements

A New year, New Reporting Requirements

2015 is not just a new year, but will also bring new OSHA reporting requirements that go into effect January 1, 2015...

Spread the Facts - Not the Germs

Prevent the Flu in the Workplace

In observance of National Flu Vaccination Week, we reminds all employers and workers of the importance of maintaining a healthy, influenza-free workplace...

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