Department of Labor

Man Sentenced For Collecting Dead Grandmother's BenefitsA Port Angeles man who forged paperwork to collect nearly $200,000 of his dead grandmother's federal benefits was sentenced to a year in prison.
Washington's Wilcox Farms Cited For Fatal Silo Accident A Roy farm has been fined more than $67,000 following the death of a worker who was buried under tons of spilled corn at a collapsed grain silo in December
Report: 24,000 Jobs Gained In January Across StateNew numbers released Wednesday show the state reportedly gained more than 24,000 jobs in January, but state officials believe that number is too high to be accurate. Economists with the state employment Security Department said that it's been more than 17 years since the state saw that significant of a gain in job growth in one month, and that the preliminary numbers from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics are likely to be revised.
Opinion: A Few Brave Newspapers Endorse Romney Fighting Tide Of Liberal PressThe newspapers that are not endorsing President Barack Obama are extremely brave. They are to be positively recognized for their courage to stand up against the onslaught of the liberal media which refuses to speak in the best interest of the country as the presidential election nears.
Opinion: 7.8% Unemployment Rate Is QuestionableObviously, one does not need a math degree of any sort to realize that something is amiss with these figures and thereby needs further explanation. It appears as though their number of those who found work, the number of new jobs created, or both are inaccurate.
Opinion: Democratic Party’s Lies And SpinsThe blatant lies and the desperate spins generated from the “left” have been absolutely frightening. What’s extremely sad for them is that they don’t have a prayer of keeping the White House without creating lies and spinning obvious negatives into self-reported positives.