Department of Labor

To be directed to the Department of Labor’s website, click here.

If you would like my help with a Department of Labor issue, please print and complete the Congressional Inquiry Form for Review and then fax or mail it to my district office. Please note: If the difficulty you are facing with a federal agency is time sensitive, please call my district office directly for expedited service.

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Common questions related to the Department of Labor:

How can I get information about federal laws involving overtime, work hours, and other employment issues?
The Fair Labor Standards Act regulates many aspect of how employees are paid in this country.

How do I take advantage of the Family and Medical Leave Act?
There are many misconceptions about the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993. For example, in most cases you need to talk to your employer about it before you take time off. Also, the law affects all public employers, but only private employers who have 50 or more employees.