Betsy DeVos, Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education will go before the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Tuesday at 5 pm ET. Writes Lambda Legal: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students contact Lambda… Read The post Anti-Gay Sec’y of Education Nominee Betsy DeVos Confirmation Hearing: WATCH LIVE appeared first on Towleroad.
Categories: Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management, SOW, Sponsored Article Tags: viewpoint Spend Matters welcomes this sponsored article from Justine Hauth,...Show More Summary
Our App Business section is brought to you by MacPaw, maker of proven Mac apps. Getting a bad app review is a definite bummer. When some faceless user trashes your labor of love in the App Store or some other public venue, it can really sting. But if you’re smart about it, you can turn […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Founder Jeff Cornelius promises that things will stay the same What started as a labor of love for owner Jeff Cornelius became a community spot for the quickly gentrifying Globeville area and changes are on the horizon. Starting on February 1, Globe Hall is getting a new owner. Show More Summary
While expectant American couples taking Lamaze classes prepare for labor with breathing exercises and relaxation techniques, midwives in Sweden are busy prepping soon-to-be parents on worst-case scenarios. "Car accidents, the car could break down, you maybe drive off the road. You have to be ready," Stina Naslund tells the Local...
Fast-food executive Andy Puzder, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for labor secretary, is set to have his confirmation hearing on Feb. 2.
With characteristic salty candor, Adam Carolla speaks with The Interview host Steve Bertoni about his slow rise to stardom and shares tasty anecdotes and words of wisdom along the way.
Amid speculation that Donald Trump's pick for Labor Secretary, Andrew Puzder, may have lost his appetite for the job, the fast food CEO's personal financial disclosure documents are being kept from public view. When -- and if -- theShow More Summary
Safe space for Andy Puzder!
Not long ago, America seemed to be facing a crisis of part-time work. CNN Money wrote of a "huge part-time work problem" and a "new normal - a permanently high number of part-timers." Others pointed the finger at Obamacare, which they...Show More Summary
The Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule is under fire again. Representative Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) has introduced a bill that would delay implementation of the rule for two years, with the ultimate goal of scrapping the regulation—which requires all brokers and advisors to act in the best interests of their clients—entirely. Many industry groups have applauded […]
(Image credit: Marti of Project Palermo) Marti's master bedroom makeover was a slow and steady labor of love. Her first move was to tackle the too-bright purple paint and choose a color that was a little more serene. After that, she mixed DIY projects with budget finds for a chic and calm bedroom. READ MORE »
Last week Politico reported that Carl's Jr. CEO and Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder's ex-wife had appeared on Oprah in the late '80s to (anonymously) discuss her claims that Puzder had physically abused her. Her allegations—since...Show More Summary
Andy Puzder, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to be labor secretary, “has voiced second thoughts in recent days, because of a relentless barrage of criticism from Democrats, labor unions and other liberal groups,” sources tell CNN. Said one GOP source: “He [...]
A key economic indicator is not the unemployment rate, but it is the labor force participation rate. NBC News correctly pointed out that the unemployment rate has fallen under Obama’s presidency, but ignored how the labor force participation rate is at its lowest point since 1977. If only journalists looked at key economic indicators, not […]
“Labor law in America has reached the absurd point where the NLRB is taking the position that a company can’t tell its employees to have a positive attitude” [Ira Stoll on Trader Joe’s controversy, following on T-Mobile case last April,...Show More Summary
Congress is poised to undo key environmental and labor rules soon after Trump’s inauguration.
American workers are exploited in industries from agriculture to manufacturing to sex trafficking -- and the H2 visa program contributes to the problem.
He pushed back with a brief tweet saying he’s looking forward to his confirmation hearing.
The agreement, which officials said would provide raises of more than 2 percent a year, could be one of the last hurdles for the transportation authority’s outgoing chairman.