DOL Newsletter

A voice on the job

Innovative efforts to give workers a greater voice on the job are underway all across the country. Here's a look at progress in Austin.

Expanding diversity

New contracts will help scale and diversify the kinds of apprenticeships available in the U.S. — and who benefits from them.

More than $80M in new grants will give young people like Antwain a second chance.

Investing early

How pre-release job training for inmates reduces recidivism.

Alliance 8.7

A new alliance tackles sustainable development.

$750K settlement

Hewlett-Packard settles discrimination charges.


Portable benefits

New grants will expand portable retirement options.

Dollar General cited

OSHA again finds retailer jeopardizing safety.

Breach of duty

Nursing home, officer sued for improperly diverting millions in retirement plan assets.


"A miracle" for SoCal driver

Ruperto likes his job driving patients with disabilities and didn’t even realize he was being paid less than he was owed. But our recovery of $38,000 in back pay came at a time he critically needed the money.

Read his story.