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History shows there is a correlation between a healthy middle class and a robust labor movement. On Oct. 7, the White House Summit on Worker Voice will explore new and innovative ways to give workers a voice on the job.

The Labor Department's proposed rule to expand overtime eligibility will impact millions of workers. The Wall Street Journal's Anna Louis Sussman looks at a new report that shows women make up the majority of those who will benefit.

Amalgamated Bank President and CEO Keith Mestrich shares why he believes it's good business to pay all of his employees fair wages.

Alonya Minkovski of HuffPost Live talks to Secretary Perez about recent decisions by Netflix and other large companies to expand paid family leave, and why we're the only industrialized nation that doesn't guarantee it.