The unemployment rate in Pennsylvania grew to 4 percent, which is two percent above the record low that was held from April through June, the Dept. of Labor and Industry said. It is also above the national rate of 3.5 percent.
The Dept of Labor's proposed tipped-wage rule seems to betray the compromise language Congress put into law just last year. It has the clear goal of allowing employers to steal employees’ tips and to pay their workers less.
Our tipping system allows restaurant owners to take advantage of employees, and Trump's Labor Dept. wants to make that even easier to do, because of course.
This is horrifying. Trump's Dept. of Labor wants to enact a rule allowing restaurant bosses to control tips given to their workers. An analysis found the rule would take billions of dollars from servers, so the DoL hid the study from the public.
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Trump proposals for civil rights & anti-discrimination programs Labor Dept -kill it EPA -kill it Ed Dept -gut it