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Former Labor Secretary Chao warns worker shortages could be ‘tomorrow’s new normal’

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COVID-19 TAKES EMS WORKER SHORTAGE TO ‘CRISIS LEVEL’: AMERICAN AMBULANCE ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT ELAINE CHAO: I think the government should not be competing with the private sector when it comes to compensation, whethe...

Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao calls Biden job vacancy rate ‘shocking’ in exclusive interview

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Chao's comments came as current Labor Secretary Marty Walsh defended COVID emergency unemployment payments while businesses open back up and are in desperate need of workers.  Chao, the wife of Senate Minority Leader...

Former labor secretary Scalia: Biden’s vaccine mandate very ‘vulnerable’ to legal challenge

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TEXAS AG PAXTON SUING SCHOOL DISTRICTS FOR DEFYING GOV. ABBOTT MASK MANDATE EXECUTIVE ORDER  EUGENE SCALIA: That is what's interesting as well. It's a special authority that's being used here by the Labor Department....

Former player, labor lawyer lead MLB into 9th work stoppage

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Now, they lead billion-dollar factions of a fractured sport that is headed toward a lockout that would start when the collective bargaining agreement expires at 11:59 p.m. EST Wednesday. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS CO...

House passes bill blocking imports of products produced by forced labor in China’s Xinjiang region

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A bill that will prevent the US from importing goods produced using forced labor by Uyghurs and other minority Muslim populations in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region of China passed the House on Wednesday evening. Th...

Hundreds arrested at protests over labor law in Jakarta

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Indonesian police arrested 400 people Thursday at protests in the capital Jakarta against a contentious new jobs-creation law that critics say undermines workers' rights, state news agency Antara reported. At least...

Ingraham claims Biden administration sees Afghan refugees as ‘cheap labor and easy votes’

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"The American people have been voting since 2008 for presidents to stop the never-ending wars in the Middle East – little did anyone know that under Biden, that would just mean bringing our troops home from Afghanist...

It’s going to be a hot Labor Day weekend, with record-breaking highs in the West

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Labor Day may be the unofficial end of summer, but it won't feel like it in the West, where hundreds of heat records are likely to be broken. "Some of these records stand no chance. The heat out West this summer, it...

Kathie Lee Gifford’s son Cody Gifford ties the knot over Labor Day weekend

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Kathie Lee Gifford's son Cody Gifford has married actress Erika Brown. The former morning show host posted about the Labor Day weekend festivities on her Instagram account, writing a sweet caption beside a picture o...

Labor Day forecast: Showers, thunderstorms could appear in these areas

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We do have some scattered showers and thunderstorms that could pop up across the Gulf Coast, South and parts of the Mid-Atlantic.  Scattered showers are also exiting the Northeast today.   The national for...

Labor Day travel: 5 cities might see influx of fly-ins over the holiday weekend

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A travel report from the vacation planning app TripIt analyzed flight booking data submitted by users to determine which locations are trending around the federal holiday. The number of flight bookings on the platfor...

Labor Day: A brief history of the holiday and why we celebrate

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According to History.com, Labor Day originated at a time when working conditions in the U.S. were often poor and unsafe. The website reported that the average American worked 12-hour days seven days a week just to ma...

Labor secretary denies he knew about domestic violence allegations against Boston police commissioner he appointed while mayor

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Labor Secretary Martin Walsh has denied he was aware of domestic violence allegations against the Boston Police commissioner when he appointed him to that position. Walsh tapped Dennis White for the job shortly afte...

Lawsuit claims New Jersey Hindu temple was built on forced labor

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Six Indian men filed suit against a large Hindu temple in New Jersey on Tuesday, alleging that the prominent sect in charge of the facility lured them halfway around the world with promises of well-paying jobs, only...

Mike Rowe: Low labor participation paired with high unemployment a ‘matter of national security’

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Rowe, founder of the MikeRoweWORKS foundation based out of his hometown of Baltimore, as well as the acclaimed host of "Dirty Jobs" and "Deadliest Catch", said that the government's disincentivizing of work and incen...

MLB owners meet amid labor negotiations with players’ union

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CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE . The luxury tax, formally known as the competitive balance tax, had a threshold of $ 210 million this year. Owners proposed lowering it to $ 180 million and adding a $ 100 mill...