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Reforming Overtime Rules

Our new report shows why today's overtime rules are not working for America's workers.


  • 12-17-14 New NELP report shows why federal overtime rules aren't working for America's workers and why we need reform. Read More
  • 12-04-14 NELP's Arun Ivatury on the latest round of fast-food worker strikes, in op-ed. Read More
  • 12-03-14 NELP's Maurice Emsellem on why we need fair-chance hiring of people with records, in TalkPoverty. Read More
  • 12-01-14 NELP's Maurice Emsellem and CLS Philly's Sharon Dietrich call for reconfirmation of EEOC general counsel, a champion of vulnerable workers, in Huff Post op-ed. Read More
  • 11-26-14 NELP's Cathy Ruckelshaus and Sarah Leberstein on manufacturing's low-wage crisis and what we can do about it, in Reuters op-ed. Read More
  • 11-20-14 NELP commends President Obama's executive action on immigration. Read More
  • 11-20-14 NELP's new report, Manufacturing Low Pay, documents declining wages in the jobs that built America's middle class. Read More
  • 11-19-14 NELP's Michelle Natividad Rodriguez explains federal regulation of criminal background checks, in Collateral Consequences Resource Center blog. Read More
  • 11-07-14 NELP's Michelle Natividad Rodriguez outlines next steps to get ex-inmates jobs after passage of California's Prop. 47. Read More
  • 10-30-14 NELP co-authors amicus brief in First Circuit case testing whether low-paid Dunkin Donuts managers named “executives” and therefore exempt from overtime were properly classified. Read More

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