DOL Newsletter

Second chances

Steady work is the best anti-recidivism strategy. This National Reentry Week, learn how we're putting people on a path to success and self-sufficiency.



"Our paid leave policy is not only good for our employees, it's also been great for our business." Software startup Tamr talked family-friendly policies with Secretary Perez this week.

A nation built on the dignity of work must provide safe working conditions for its people


Wanted: champions of change who are helping people earn a living wage. Nominate a leader today!

Tools to succeed

Darrick needed an opportunity to build a better life. He's exactly what My Brother’s Keeper is all about.

No. 1 killer

Falls are the leading cause of fatalities in construction. Join us May 2-6 as we stand down to stop them.


Facing forward

Chaniqua grew up in a tough town and became involved in the justice system as a young adult. Today she’s in school to become a nurse, supporting herself with two jobs. What made the difference? This.