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.
President Ronald Reagan inducted into the U.S. Department of Labor Hall of Honor.
The American workforce showed impressive strength in 2017 with unemployment at a 17-year low and over 2 million jobs created.
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.
Learn more about President Trump’s "Buy American, Hire American" executive order, and how DOL will play a part.
Josiah wanted his next job to do more than just pay the bills. Thanks to an apprenticeship, he is now embarking on a new career and has big plans for his family’s future.
Texas restaurant owner Skeeter Miller uses Department resources to make sure his operations are in compliance with federal wage and hour laws.
After his IT position was eliminated, Marine Corps veteran Gregory Lincoln nearly lost his home and was on the edge of despair. The crew at his local job center helped him find hope again − and a new career.
This is how apprenticeship helps workers and businesses succeed.