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2011-07-12 11:44:00

WASHINGTON, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Labor has launched a first-of-its-kind federal website to make it easier for software developers to incorporate Labor Department data into online and mobile applications.

2011-06-15 11:12:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The pace of annual wage gains for private sector workers is expected to improve later this year, according to the revised second quarter Wage Trend Indicator(TM) (WTI) released today by BNA, a leading publisher of specialized news and information. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090105/56509LOGO) The WTI has risen for four straight quarters to 98.21 (second quarter 1976 = 100), up from 98.01 in the first quarter of 2011. "The...

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2011-05-23 10:30:00

Not sure if your employer is paying you correctly for that split weekend shift?

2011-04-14 10:29:00

WASHINGTON, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In testimony today before the U.S.

2011-04-13 17:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The pace of wage growth for private sector workers is expected to improve modestly in the coming months, according to the final first quarter Wage Trend Indicator(TM) (WTI) released today by BNA, a leading publisher of specialized news and information. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090105/56509LOGO) In the opening months of 2011, the WTI increased for the third consecutive quarter to 98.01 (second quarter 1976 = 100), up...

2011-04-13 09:17:00

WASHINGTON, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Building and Construction Trades Department President Mark H. Ayers: America's Building Trades Unions welcomes and appreciates the interest and effort on the part of the U.S.

2011-03-30 00:00:30

An online employee attendance tracking tool could have prevented some of the issues, say experts at TrackSmart.com Sunrise, FL (Vocus/PRWEB) March 28, 2011 Following on the heels of $240,000 in FLSA (Fair Labor Standards Act) violations and a $10,000 fine against a Decatur, Illinois restaurant owner, Department of Labor spokeswoman Rhonda Burke said that the department's wage and hour division has stepped up its monitoring and enforcements efforts within the restaurant industry. The...

2011-03-19 00:00:28

Fringe Benefit Group will be showcasing The Contractors Plan, its comprehensive bona fide prevailing wage benefit plan, and its online benefits portal, MyContractorsPlan.com, during CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011 in booth H-31525. Austin, Texas (Vocus/PRWEB) March 18, 2011 Contractors are registering to bid on American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) jobs in record numbers, and state and federal agencies have intensified compliance efforts to ensure that ARRA funds are spent properly.

2011-03-16 05:30:00

ARLINGTON, Va., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Workers in the private sector overall likely will see higher annual wage increases in the coming months, according to the revised first quarter Wage Trend Indicator(TM) (WTI) released today by BNA, a leading publisher of specialized news and information. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090105/56509LOGO) The WTI stands at 97.99 (second quarter 1976 = 100), up from 97.42 in the fourth quarter of 2010, marking the...

2011-02-07 15:10:56

Part of the answer lies in the unique economies of our larger cities, finds a study by Ronni Pavan of the University of Rochester and Nathaniel Baum-Snow of Brown University and the National Bureau of Economic Research.


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