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Seattle, US Labor Department Partnering To Fight Wage Theft

As Seattle’s new minimum wage law takes effect this month, the city’s police department and the U.S. Department of Labor are announcing that they’ve teamed up to fight wage theft.

CBS Seattle–04/05/2015

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Vice President Biden To Visit Renton Technical College

The college recently received a Labor Department grant from a trade adjustment and career training program.

CBS Seattle–10/07/2014

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Feds Order Reinstatement Of Hanford Whistleblower

The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered a Hanford Nuclear Reservation contractor to reinstate a worker who was fired for voicing concerns about nuclear and environmental safety

CBS Seattle–08/20/2014

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Washington Adds 6,700 Jobs In March

Washington state added an estimated 6,700 jobs in March and the unemployment rate is holding steady at 6.3 percent, according to a report released Wednesday by the state Employment Security Department.

CBS Seattle–04/17/2014