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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
Employment Standards Administration
ESA Press Release: U.S. Labor Department Continues Aggressive Nationwide Enforcement in the Garment Industry [05/14/1997]
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The U.S. Department of Labor announced today that five recent enforcement sweeps in the nation's major garment centers have identified more than 500 employees who are owed more than $320,500 in back wages and overtime.