The draft regulations are the latest in a series of initiatives targeting contractors.
LinkedIn has paid nearly $6 million in back pay and damages for underpaying more than 350 workers.
A new executive order is meant to improve conditions for workers.
The NLRB has identified roughly 100 cases that must be revisited.
Critics are gleeful that the NLRB's earlier decisions may have to be revisited
But the Labor Department says the expense will be outweighed by economic benefits.
The Labor secretary said he is using "every tool" to combat wage inequality.
The EPA rule could cost 224,000 jobs a year through 2030, the business lobby warns.
The DOT is cracking down on firms who coerce drivers to skirt safety rules.
The Iowa Republican slammed proposed rules, questioning the Obama administration's authority.
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is considering a rule that would give employees the right...
The tech giant and a competitor had agreed not to hire each other's workers.
GOP lawmakers are planning to attack the NLRB if they take back the Senate.
The Supreme Court last year invalidated a trio of Obama's appointments to the board.
One business rep said the organizing tactic was "gerrymandering" in the workplace.
The Obama administration is loosening the restrictions on longevity annuities.
Democrats might warm to the $49 billion DirecTV deal if it helps the labor movement.
A rule expanding the sphere of eligible workers would not be finalized until 2015, at the earliest.
Thomas Perez blasted lawmakers for not extending long-term jobless benefits.
Members of the Wildcats want to become the first college sports team to organize.
The rule would be small consolation for proponents of a minimum wage increase for all American...
Draft rules would allow spouses of skilled foreign workers to seek jobs.
Chairman Kline said the case could "fundamentally alter college sports."
The school argued that its football players should not be allowed to unionize.