Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez’s statement on Supreme Court denying challenge to minimum wage, overtime protections for home care workers WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez today issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision not to hear a challenge to the department’s Home Care Final Rule:…

Cargill Plant Closing Drives Collapse In Futures Live cattle futures collapsed in yesterday’s (Thursday) trading as Cargill announced that it would sharply reduce packing capacity in light of limited cattle supplies in the Texas Panhandle. According to the Cargill press release, their plant in … Read more on BEEF Town pays high price for plant…