June 23, 2016
In states and cities across the nation we're seeing incredible momentum to raise the minimum wage. These efforts have meant that millions of workers have gotten a raise thanks to efforts by policymakers and the voting public.
June 17, 2016
The on-demand or "gig" economy gets a lot of buzz. And for good reason: It's an exciting, tech-driven, entrepreneurial development that has tapped into significant consumer demand.
June 16, 2016
This week I had the honor to participate in two incredible events: The White House's United State of Women Summit and the department's own Worker Voice Summit focusing on how the power of worker voice helps women succeed in the 21st-century American workplace.
May 19, 2016
Single mom Elizabeth Paredes is the assistant manager of a sandwich shop in Tucson. She's paid a flat salary of $24,000 per year. While she routinely puts in 50 or more hours each week, she doesn't earn a single dime of overtime.