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US Department of Labor announces final rule on state payroll deduction IRA accounts Proposed rule also published to allow cities to create programs WASHINGTON – One third of all workers do not have access to retirement savings plans through their employer. That’s why in every budget since taking office, President Obama has proposed federal legislation…

Labor Department, FAR Council issue final regulations, guidance to ensure federal contractors better comply with workplace rights, protections Action implements Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order WASHINGTON – To ensure that federal contractors better comply with laws that protect their workers’ safety, wages and civil rights, the U.S. Department of Labor and the Federal…

U.S. President Barack Obama proposed a $ 4.1 trillion spending plan for fiscal year 2017 on Tuesday in a final White House budget that met immediate Republican resistance for its cost and reliance on tax hikes to fund domestic priorities. Obama, a Democrat who leaves office next January, sought to outline his fiscal and political…