FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) -- The U.S. Department of Labor awarded $17.2 million in funds for 18 organizations that help former offenders build their job skills.Full story
Rachel Maddow reports on the removal of a mural depicting the history of the labor movement from Maine's Department of Labor at the request of Maine Governor LePage who felt the mural was insufficiently pro-business.
Maine Governor Paul LePage is so passionate about his agenda for rolling back workers' rights in his state that he's even dismantling a mural commissioned by the state for the Department of Labor depicting scenes from the U.S. labor movement.
The Department of Labor announced there were 3.1 million job openings in the US last month, but there are still about 14 million unemployed Americans. Linda Barrington, managing director of the Institute for Compensation Studies at Cornell University, ...
Friday’s Labor Department numbers show the unemployment rate is back up to 9.8 percent, with nearly one out of five Americans out of work. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis discusses.
CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo tells msnbc’s Willie Geist what to expect from the U.S. Labor Department’s unemployment reports and how the results may impact the economy.
This September 2, 2010 file photo shows a jobs sign on the front of the US Chamber of Commerce building in Washington, DC. New claims for US unemployment insurance benefits surged more than expected last week to the highest level since January, official data showed April 28, 2011. The Labor Departm
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 01: Protesters gather outside of U.S. Senator Charles Schumer`s office to demand more jobs on April 1, 2011 in New York City. The U.S. Labor Department announced on Friday that the unemployment rate fell to 8.8 percent last month as the U.S. economy enjoyed a net gain of 216,000