Recommendation: To further strengthen Labor's IT planning and oversight process and financial management, the Secretary of Labor
should direct the Chief Information Officer to further refine Labor's IT investment management oversight process in the select and control phases to apply lessons learned from its implementation of the New Core Financial Management System (NCFMS) to ensure adequate stakeholder involvement and comprehensive testing is performed throughout the systems development process.
Concern over an illegal alien she harbored in her home caused Linda Chavez to remove herself from consideration for secretary of Labor
on January 9.
This ruling upholds our right to review a company's employment practices, including those affecting corporate executives," Secretary of Labor
Alexis Herman said.
As Bush's Secretary of Labor
, she battled against the Family and Medical Leave Act and other legislation backed even by moderate Republican women in Congress.
So complex is ERISA that the Secretary of Labor
appoints a 15-member advisory council to make recommendations to the DOL on the act's myriad implementation issues.
However, the Secretary of Labor
interpreted the "salary basis" test to deny exempt status only if there is either an actual practice of making such deductions or an employment policy that creates a "significant likelihood" of such deductions.
In former Secretary of Labor
Robert Reich's Locked in the Cabinet, self-interested bozos berate an intellectually honest cabinet member who is concerned about the growing gap between rich and poor.
The role of a Secretary of Labor
and his or her place in history is determined by a combination of personal qualities -- and circumstances beyond the Secretary's control while in office JONATHAN GROSSMAN
WASHINGTON -- The Communications Workers of America commends Secretary of Labor
Hilda Solis for her service to working people and her leadership that truly promoted the mission of the Labor Department: to be a voice for working men and women, to help ensure that workers are not victimized and to safeguard workers' rights, health and well-being on the job.
Secretary of Labor
Alexander Acosta today announced members of the President's Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion.
Secretary of Labor
Hilda Solis has appointed four new members and re-appointed two current members to the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH).
Recommendation: To improve the effectiveness of the Black Lung Benefits Program, the Secretary of Labor
should take steps to reduce the number of black lung cases remanded from Benefits Review Board (BRB) to Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ) by convening a group to determine the causes of these remands and develop solutions for reducing their incidence.
Doing the honors for the federal agency was Jonathan Snare, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor
for Occupational Safety and Health, and signing for the home builders was Andy Anderson, 2005 Chairman of the NAHB Construction Safety and Health Committee.
741)--This bill defines the OSHRC as an independent entity and requires that the courts defer to the decisions of the Review Commission in legal disputes rather than the Secretary of Labor
and OSHA staff;
A key component of OFCCP's mission is to make sure workers are paid without regards to their race, color, religion, sex or national origin,'' Secretary of Labor