11/26/13 09:52 AM
(www.motherjones.com) Labor Secretary Tom Perez has taken a lead role in President Barack Obama's push to increase the federal minimum wage. The fast food industry is one of the nation's largest employers of low- and minimum-wage workers. So why has the labor secretary brought on a top McDonald's...
By Associated Press | 11/18/13 09:24 AM
MIAMI (AP) — Much of this year's immigration reform battle has been about who will get legal status, and when will they get it. But this week, immigration advocates from around the country are gathering to move the discussion beyond the rhetoric of reform and amnesty.
11/18/13 09:03 AM
Despite issues with the healthcare website, the government still wants people to try and enroll. This weekend, one of the president's top officials came to Houston to convince people to sign up. U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez spoke at a healthcare forum Saturday inside the George R. Brown...
By Sean Higgins | 11/01/13 05:38 PM
Labor Secretary Tom Perez unofficially rechristened his department in a speech this week to the Center for American Progress, repeatedly referring to it as the "Department of Opportunity."
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