Donald Trump put representatives of working people on his big “I’m going to boost manufacturing by meeting with people” initiative just last month. But surprise, surprise! Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, and Thea Lee, deputy...Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence's speech to the Republican Jewish Coalition will be the visual evidence of the fruits of years of the politically active group's labors. The annual conference at billionaire donor Sheldon Adelson's...Show More Summary
Rush Rally 2 [$0.99], a labor of love by a single developer, continues to improve, which is something given the fact that we gave the game 5 stars in our review. Since launch, the game has seen plenty of updates that have added features or improved existing ones, and the update that hit today does
Haim Saban, founder of the Saban Capitol Group and a major donor to the Democratic Party. (Nati Harnik / AP) Obama’s White House pushed former Labor Secretary Tom Perez to challenge Rep. Keith Ellison in the race of the Democratic...Show More Summary
(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Origami-inspired materials use folds in materials to embed powerful functionality. However, all that folding can be pretty labor intensive. Now, researchers at the Harvard John A. Show More Summary
Origami-inspired materials use folds in materials to embed powerful functionality. However, all that folding can be pretty labor intensive. Now, researchers at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) are drawing material inspiration from another ancient Japanese paper craft—kirigami.
The Labor Party refuses to rule out a collaboration with the right. The Greens may regret demanding such a pledge.
The House GOP wants to roll back an Obama-era labor regulation protecting private-sector workers. On February 15, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 231-193—one Texas Democrat voted for and three Republicans voted against—to take a step backward on retirement security. Show More Summary
The concept of "twilight sleep" during childbirth arose around a hundred years ago. Doctors in Freiberg, Germany, would give a woman in labor a combination of drugs, including scopolamine, which gave them the experience of going to sleep and waking up with a new baby. Show More Summary
Neil Irwin has a good piece this morning discussing the evidence on the economy's growth potential. As he points out, the key question is how much slack remains in the economy. The key issue in this debate is the extent to which we can...Show More Summary
Graduate students from a half dozen departments at Yale University have voted to form unions. Elections were administered Thursday by the National Labor Relations Board for graduate students in nine … Click to Continue »
The Department of Labor is likely to delay implementation of the fiduciary rule beyond the original April 10 compliance deadline.
The American Farm Bureau Federation’s public policy agenda shares much in common with the Trump administration on issues like regulatory reform and tax reform. But even harder issues such as farm labor and trade should present opportunities...Show More Summary
Categories: Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management, Technology Tags: L1, Technology On Wednesday, Spend Matters Founder Jason Busch and Research Director...Show More Summary
The Buffalo News publishes an op-ed by three labor leaders who write, “The Thruway Authority and the Cuomo administration are actively considering moving hundreds of millions of dollars from the Thruway’s only recently approved capital...Show More Summary
Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance of nutrition and delicious fun. You’re in luck. Show More Summary
A lot of us labor to be ‘original’ in our photography— but realize, everything in photography and life is a remix: One of the biggest benefits I had studying history was this — understanding the root and origin of a lot of ideas which...Show More Summary
The internet was left reeling on Thursday afternoon after a particularly rambling press conference from President Donald Trump, the point of which was supposedly to announce his nominee for Labor Secretary, Alexander Acosta. In a short...Show More Summary
On Thursday afternoon, Donald Trump held a press conference to announce his new Secretary of Labor pick. As it quickly turned into a rambling mess, Donald Trump took questions from the assembled reporters. this press conference. pic.twitter.com/TJi8ckadeh...Show More Summary
Donald Trump's press conference announcing Alexander Acosta for Secretary of Labor quickly turned into a rambling mess in true Trump fashion. The president played all his greatest hits: bragging about his electoral college victory, rants...Show More Summary