News Releases | February 27, 2017

57 Labor, Civil Rights, Environmental Groups Tell Congress Not to Repeal Crucial Health and Safety Regulations

NELP and others sign letter urging House leaders not to repeal a critical OSHA rule.

News Releases | February 16, 2017

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.

News Releases | February 15, 2017

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.

News Releases | February 14, 2017

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.

News Releases | February 7, 2017

Puzder’s Statement on Housekeeper Raises More Questions Than It Answers

Why didn’t he pay the payroll and other employer taxes?

News Releases | February 1, 2017

Roosevelt Institute, NELP Release Report on 21st Century Worker Benefits

Key principles for a broad public-private system of social benefits that is universal, portable, and flexible for all workers.

News Releases | January 31, 2017

Congressional Republicans Move to Undo Obama EO, Fire First Shot on Working Families

Republicans in Congress are moving to undo Obama’s Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces disclosure rule.

Blog | January 26, 2017

IACHR Decision Positions Workers’ Compensation as a Human Rights Issue

The IACHR decision is an important affirmation that immigrant workers’ rights are human rights.

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