Tag Archives: federal contractors

Employers weigh in on affirmative action case

WASHINGTON – Colleges and universities aren’t the only ones closely watching the affirmative action case on the U.S. Supreme Court’s docket. Employers are also weighing in, saying that the decision could have a dramatic impact on their hiring practices and ...

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Dept. of Labor considers new data tool to fight pay bias

WASHINGTON – A new data tool to collect information on salaries, wages and other benefits paid to employees of federal contractors and subcontractors may soon be utilized by the U.S. Department of Labor to help boost enforcement of pay discrimination ...

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GOP lawmakers push for mandatory use of E-Verify

WASHINGTON – The controversy over the electronic system designed to help employers identify whether their workers are legally authorized to work has been renewed by Republican lawmakers who say the system should be expanded to keep jobs in the hands ...

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