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    313,000 jobs were created in February, and for the fifth month in a row the unemployment rate remained at 4.1% — a 17-year low.

  • Ronald Reagan's signature on the Labor Hall of Honor wall

    President Ronald Reagan inducted into the U.S. Department of Labor Hall of Honor.

  • A Year of Growth

    The American workforce showed impressive strength in 2017 with unemployment at a 17-year low and over 2 million jobs created.

  • Small Business Health Plans

    Small businesses and sole proprietors would have more freedom to band together to provide affordable, quality health insurance for employees.

  • Secretary Acosta is taking steps to protect American workers by issuing a directive on enforcement of foreign worker visa programs. Learn more.

  • Buy American, Hire American - Learn how we play a part at wh.gov

    Learn more about President Trump’s "Buy American, Hire American" executive order, and how DOL will play a part.