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Senate fails to consider NLRB defunding amendment, approves other amendments to budget resolution
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • March 28 2013

The Senate approved a budget resolution last week that omits an amendment that would have withheld funds from the National Labor Relations Board to


Senate panel considers Wage and Hour nominee
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • December 10 2013

While the federal government closed on Tuesday due to inclement weather, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) forged


Political speech and activity in the workplace: the 2014 Midterms are here
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • October 29 2014

Election season can be a heated time


Senate confirms Chai Feldblum to another five-year term
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • December 13 2013

On December 12, the Senate confirmed the nomination of Chai Feldblum (D) to serve another five-year term ending July 1, 2018 as a commissioner with


David Weil nominated to head DOL's Wage and Hour Division
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • September 12 2013

President Obama has announced his choice to serve as Administrator of the DOL's Wage and Hour Division (WHD). The position has remained vacant for a


House panel approves funding bill with significant restrictions
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • July 19 2012

On Wednesday a House Appropriations Subcommittee voted 8 to 6 in favor of advancing a bill (pdf) that would provide fiscal year 2013 funding for the Department of Labor (DOL), the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), and other related agencies


Senate approves employer tax credits for hiring veterans
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • November 11 2011

On Thursday the Senate voted 95-0 in favor of legislation that would provide employers with tax credits for hiring long-term unemployed and wounded veterans


House and Senate introduce resolutions condemning NLRB election rule
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • February 17 2012

On February 16, 2012, Republican members of both the House and Senate introduced resolutions (H.J. Res. 103; S.J. Res. 36) formally disapproving of the National Labor Relations Board’s recent final rule that dramatically changes representation election procedures


White House 2013 budget proposal would boost funding for many employment-related programs, agencies
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • February 14 2012

On Monday President Obama unveiled his $3.8 trillion proposed budget for fiscal year 2013


Competing payroll tax cut bills fail to advance, sets stage for possible compromise
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • December 5 2011

Neither side of the Senate was able to muster the 60 votes needed to advance their respective payroll tax cut bills on Thursday