Department of Labor on Townhall

Fred Wszolek - Tue Nov 5

Kevin Glass - Fri Aug 16

The Obama Administration's predictions of doom and gloom for sequestration have backfired. ... more

Phil Kerpen - Tue Apr 16

On April 12th the House passed H. R. 1120, the Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor Management Relations Act, on a narrow 219 to 209 vote. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Apr 14

What happens when the U.S. Secretary of Labor visits a church in Charlotte? If an incident earlier this month is any indication, faulty political promises and destructive economic policies continue to spread. ... more

Fred Wszolek - Wed Apr 10

This week, the U.S. House of Representatives is slated to vote on the Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act (H.R. 1120) in an effort to rein a federal agency that has caused immeasurable harm to workers and the business community with its ill-conceived and biased decisions and rulings. ... more

Michelle Malkin - Wed Mar 13

The Beltway is buzzing over President Obama's likely nomination of Thomas E. Perez as the next head of the U.S. Department of Labor. But when Americans find out whom Perez has lobbied for most aggressively over the course of his extremist leftwing social justice career, they'll be wondering which country Obama's pick really plans to serve. ... more

Christopher Prandoni - Mon Jan 28

Unions have come to subsist on taxpayers. Last week, the Labor Department published 2012 data showing that the unionization rate in America continues to decline in both the private and government sectors. ... more

Kyle Olson - Fri Nov 9

The Illinois Education Association chose an odd location for a party in Washington, D.C. in July: the National Museum of Crime and Punishment. ... more

Jackie Gingrich Cushman - Thu Oct 11

The debate last Wednesday has reset the presidential race. Those who thought President Obama was a shoo-in or that Republican nominee Mitt Romney was a lost cause had their perceptions turned on their heads during the debate. ... more

Chuck Norris - Tue May 15

With Mother's Day right at our back, I want to address one of the most extreme overreaches by the federal government into American homes that I've seen in a long time. Then I want to call on my own 91-year-old mother, who was raised in rural Oklahoma and worked in cotton fields with her family during the Great Depression, to help set straight the rural farm and child labor record. ... more

Townhall.com Staff - Thu Mar 15

Ron Meyer - Thu Jan 12

The jobs and internships being advertised already exist in the private sector, and the only real change is that the Obama administration will stop prosecuting private companies for offering unpaid internships. ... more

Carrie Lukas - Tue Jan 10

"N.J. Gas Station Workers Cheated Out of Pay to Get $1M in Back Wages.” That was a headline in the <i>New Jersey</i> Star-Ledger. It's a classic tale of big, bad business trying to stick it to the little guy. And this time, the little guy prevailed with help of crack law enforcement ... more

Kyle Olson - Mon Nov 7

According to the propaganda of the teachers unions, these are bleak times for public education. Younger teachers are being laid off, school employees are making benefit concessions, and unions are losing bargaining privileges. ... more