The nation’s top labor leader joked about Cruz picking a running mate.
The agency was last in a 2015 ranking of the best large size agencies to work.
The report found 4,821 employees were killed on the job in 2014.
A House committee voted 22-14 to pass a motion of disapproval.
House Republicans joined their Senate colleagues in introducing a disapproval motion.
The whistleblower protections will ensure the nation’s food safety, the agency said.
"I suppose this new rule gets the camel’s nose under the tent," said one expert.
The White House approved the controversial workplace protections on Monday.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka called on the White House to quickly approve new worker...
The Labor Department sent the overtime rules to the White House on Tuesday for final approval.
The Clinton campaign now says it has support from more than two dozen unions.
The Labor Department proposed the overtime protections in June 2015, but has yet to finalize the...
President Obama will block GOP attempts to roll back a controversial financial adviser rule.
The rule would require financial advisers to act in the best interest of their clients.
But Democrats are concerned about so-called union busters that operate in the shadows.
A new report finds that union elections are occuring two weeks sooner under the NLRB's rule.
Dozens of Senate Republicans filed a motion of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act.
Tens of thousands of low-wage workers will call for $15 an hour.
“Better late than never,” Labor Secretary Tom Perez said.
The AFL-CIO surveyed 25,000 working women.
Republicans accused Perez of taking a “my-way-or-the-highway approach” to regulating.
Bernie Sanders picked up his fourth union endorsement Monday.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce met with White House officials twice last month.
The AFL-CIO doesn’t want to pick sides in the Democratic primary.