Trump Continues Supporting Flint Water Recovery Efforts As Media Remains Silent

US | Ted Goodman
Then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks after a tour of the Flint water plant in Flint, Michigan. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images.)

‘You can’t drink the water in Flint’

Unemployment Insurance Claims Remain Historically Low

US | Ted Goodman
People wait in line to enter the Nassau County Mega Job Fair at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York October 7, 2014. U.S. job openings rose to their highest level in more than 13 years in August even as hiring fell, the U.S. Department of Labor said. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The new numbers come just days after an underwhelming jobs report

Trump's Labor Department Rolls Back Obama-Era Guidance On Joint Employers

US | Ted Goodman
Alex Acosta, President Donald Trump's nominee to be Secretary of Labor, testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

The business community praised the decision

Trump's Labor Secretary Targets Visa Program Fraud And Abuse

US | Ted Goodman
Alex Acosta, President Donald Trump's nominee to be Secretary of Labor, testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘Harming American workers’

Trump's Department of Labor Unveils Paid Family Leave Program

US | Ted Goodman
REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘For the first time ever, we are proposing a nationwide paid parental leave program’

Unemployment Insurance Claims Hit 28-Year Low

US | Ted Goodman
People wait in line to enter the Nassau County Mega Job Fair at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York October 7, 2014. U.S. job openings rose to their highest level in more than 13 years in August even as hiring fell, the U.S. Department of Labor said. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Lowest level since November 1988

Labor Department Launches Program To Acknowledge Businesses That Hire Vets

US | Ted Goodman
U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta: Ted Goodman/TheDCNF

Acosta appears to be making veterans a priority

Senate Confirms Trump's Labor Nominee

Politics | Ted Goodman
Trump's Labor Nominee, R. Alexander Acosta: REUTERS/Marc Serota

His confirmation completes Trump’s cabinet

Department Of Labor Orders Wells Fargo To Pay $5.3 Million To Whistleblower

Business | Ted Goodman
A Wells Fargo sign is seen outside a banking branch in New York (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)

Largest individual award in whistle-blowers program history

Trump's Labor Nominee Moves One Step Closer Toward Confirmation

Politics | Ted Goodman
Trump's Labor Nominee, R. Alexander Acosta: REUTERS/Marc Serota

Committee vote fell down party lines

Trump Repeals Obama Era Labor Rule That Would Have Cost Businesses Millions

US | Thomas Phippen
U.S. President Donald Trump signs H.J. Res. 37, in the Roosevelt room of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 27, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

One of ‘the most significant threats to the growing American businesses’

Acosta Not Talking About The Future Of Obama-Era Regulations

Politics | Ted Goodman
U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio (R-FL) (L) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) (R) depart following their introductions of Labor Secretary nominee Alexander Acosta (C) prior to Acosta's testimony before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee during his confirmation hearing March 22, 2017 in Washington, DC. Acosta was questioned by members of the committee on his opinions relating to overtime rules during the early portion of the hearing: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Overshadowed by health care, Russia and the Supreme Court

Trump Proposes Massive Cuts For Department Of Labor

Politics | Ted Goodman
U.S. President Donald Trump's overview of the budget priorities for Fiscal Year 2018 are displayed at the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) on its release by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in Washington, U.S. March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Proposal calls for the elimination of what the White House characterizes as, ‘ineffective’ programs

Democrat Senator Says He'll Support Acosta

Politics | Ted Goodman
Trump's Labor Nominee, R. Alexander Acosta: REUTERS/Marc Serota

Confirmation hearing is March 22

Confirmation Hearing For Labor Secretary Rescheduled

Politics | Ted Goodman
Trump's Labor Nominee, R. Alexander Acosta: REUTERS/Marc Serota

Rescheduled Due To Healthcare Roll Out

Initial Jobless Claims Fall To Lowest Rate Since The Early '70s

Business | Ted Goodman
Louisville Assembly Plant employees work to assemble the new 2013 Ford Escape on the production line in Louisville, Kentucky: REUTERS/John Sommers

The numbers are in

Trump Nominates Alexander Acosta As Labor Secretary

Politics | Ted Goodman
Trump's Labor Nominee, R. Alexander Acosta: REUTERS/Marc Serota

One day after Puzder withdrew his nomination

BREAKING: Andy Puzder Withdraws As Labor Secretary Nominee

Politics | Ted Goodman
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump gestures as Andy Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants, departs after their meeting at the main clubhouse at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

He was bogged down in scandals

Union-Backed Protest Groups Target People's Burgers Over Trump Nom

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No Food sign: PiggyBank/shutterstock

‘Not My Labor Secretary’