Labor Dept. Attempts to Stop Layoffs by Giving $100 Million to States to Subsidize Payrolls

Penny Starr 8/15/2012

The Labor Department announced on Monday that it will be awarding almost $100 million in grant funding to states to prevent layoffs by allowing businesses to pay employees as part-time workers and the federal government will pick up the tab for the cost of a full-time paycheck.

The “work-sharing” program was […]

‘I am a man’

Glenn Beck 3/15/2012

…“I am so tired of these elites telling us what to do,” Glenn said.

“Because I saw hard work from my father, because I saw him have passion for what he did. Because I saw hard work from my grandfather. Because I saw people work themselves to death I happen to have […]

Cultivating Tobacco Harmful to Farm Kids? Labor Secretary Under Fire for ‘Overly Broad’ Regulations

Matt Cover 3/15/2012

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis faced congressional opposition Wednesday over the Obama administration’s proposed regulations that would curtail what choreschildren are allowed to do on their own family’s farm.

Among other things, the Labor Department wants to bar children under age 16 from participating in the cultivation, harvest and curing of tobacco; […]

Great News: Obama Cabinet Members Now Joining Protests

JammieWearingFool 10/15/2011

If you had any doubt remaining Obama and his minions weren’t behind these orchestrated protests, let this remove all doubt.

A succession of speakers, including American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten and Labor Secretary Hilda L. Solis, offered support. They warmed up the crowd for Sharpton, whose raspy voice rang out, “No […]

Clueless Obama Labour Secretary Buys Canadian SUV To ‘Support The American Workers’

DMartyr The Jawa Report 9/1/2011

This would really be amusing if it wasn’t destroying our great country (emphasis mine):

To show her support for American workers, President Obama’s labor secretary, Hilda Solis, has junked the standard black limo and purchased a new Chevrolet Equinox to ride around Washington in. The problem: the crossover SUV is […]

Labor Dept. Signs ‘Partnerships’ with Foreign Gov’s to Protect Illegal Workers in U.S.

Edwin Mora 8/29/2011

( – U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis today signed “partnership” agreements with ambassadors from a group of Latin American nations aiming to protect what she described as the labor rights of both legal and illegal migrants working in the United States.

During the signing ceremony hosted at Labor Department headquarters in […]