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On Preemption of Miami Beach's Minimum Wage Ordinance

This unfortunate decision will hurt communities across the state.

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On the Nomination of Alexander Acosta for Labor Secretary

Mr. Acosta deserves a thorough vetting on the issues that matter most to America’s workers.

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On Puzder’s Withdrawal from Labor Secretary Nomination

From the start, it was clear that fast-food CEO Andrew Puzder was unfit to lead the U.S. Labor Department.

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New Hart Research Poll: Voters Urge Senators Murkowski, Collins to Reject Trump Labor Nominee Puzder

Only 23% of Alaska voters and 22% of Maine voters want their senators to support Puzder.

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Report: Trump Labor Nominee's Business Practices Force Taxpayers to Pick Up $250M/Year Tab

Low pay and lack of benefits at CKE Restaurants push workers onto public assistance.

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NELP Applauds Montgomery County Council’s Approval of a $15 Minimum Wage

Tens of thousands of workers employed in the county would benefit.

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25 States & Localities Approved Minimum Wage Increases in 2016

Around New Year’s Day 2017, workers in 41 states, cities and counties will receive raises.