On the seventh anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, we announced a new proposal with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to combat discrimination in the workplace by collecting pay data.
Tech companies help power economic growth and they're changing the way we work. Secretary Perez shares insights from the business and community leaders he met in Silicon Valley who are working hard to expand opportunity to all workers in the tech sector.
Orialli Jimenez worked hard as a “paletero” in Austin, pushing an ice cream cart for many miles on hot summer days. When his employer cheated him and other workers out of thousands of dollars, and then tried to cover up the violations, we took action.