DOL Newsletter

Buy American - Hire American

#BuyAmerican #HireAmerican

On April 18, President Trump signed the "Buy American, Hire American" Executive Order, which encourages government agencies and businesses to buy American-made products, and hire American labor. Learn more on how we play a role.

California cleaning

After severe storms, up to $7 million available to assist clean-up and recovery.

Who can use our data?

Risky business?

BLS data on work injuries, illnesses and fatalities can help identify potential risks.


Worker grants

$1.6 million awarded to help workers affected by layoffs and closures in Silicon Valley.

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Consumer spending

How BLS data helps employers, workers, policymakers and people like you.

Fish being gutted and cleaned

Wages restored

Fish processors agree to pay employees $200,000 to resolve wage violations.

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Ag resources

Helping agricultural employers understand the laws that apply to them.


A new direction, with Job Corps

Job Corps set DeAngelo on a new path. Today the Illinois native helps people with disabilities work toward independence, and he’s got his eye on the future.