• Let's Lead On Leave

    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?

  • 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.

  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month

    Expect. Employ. Empower.

    National Disability Employment Awareness Month celebrates the contributions people with disabilities bring to the workplace.



  • Justin New

    It's Time For $10.10

    Workers, business owners and community leaders share why they think it's time to raise the federal minimum wage.

  • 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

    The list keeps growing!

    What books shaped your view of work, workplaces and workers? Tell us!


Transitioning Service Members

Transitioning Service Members

While in Germany, Secretary Perez stopped by the Kaiserslatern, home to the largest American military community outside the U.S...

Mine Rescue Day

Mine Rescue Day

Today, Oct. 30, we recognize the dedication and sacrifice of the volunteers who form the backbone of our national response in the event of a mining emergency...

Learning From Others

Learning From Others

This week, Secretary Perez is in Germany and the U.K. to explore new models for workforce innovation...

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