Also: Hurricane Matthew moves toward the U.S.; a study urges a federal role in state workers' compensation; and a federal appeals panel is hearing a case involving a controversial oil pipeline.
More than a third of South Carolina counties are eligible for federal disaster relief in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, according to a presidential amendment to disaster declaration for the … Click to Continue »
A group of North Carolina voters that wants to expand early in-person voting in the presidential battleground state has lost its case before a federal appeals court. A three-judge panel … Click to Continue »
The Department of Labor is calling for an "exploration" of federal oversight of state workers' compensation laws because of "inadequacies of the system," leaving workers with "limited benefits."
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