Steven Mnuchin testifies before Senate Finance Committee on Capitol Hill on Thursday, for his nomination to be secretary of the Treasury in the Trump administration. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee Faces Critics On Both Sides Of The Aisle

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States Create A Patchwork Of Regulations For Employers To Follow

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President-elect Donald Trump tours the Carrier Corp. in Indianapolis following the company's announcement it would keep hundreds of manufacturing jobs in the United States rather than move them to Mexico. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Manufacturers Brace For Trump's Next Trade Targets

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Wages Are Increasing, But What's Behind It?

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AT&T CEO Defends Time Warner Deal Before Senate Antitrust Panel

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High on President-elect Donald Trump's list of activities for his first 100 days is a hiring freeze on all civilian federal jobs that aren't in public safety. Tom Thai/Flickr hide caption

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Trump Wants A Federal Hiring Freeze, But It May Not Save Money

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Workers Wait To See If Trump White House Reverses Overtime Pay Rule

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Stock Markets Remain Surprisingly Stable In Wake Of Trump Victory

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Voters cast their ballots during the presidential primary in New York City on April 19. Twenty-three states require employers to offer some form of paid leave to vote. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Several States, Some Employers Help Workers Make Time To Vote

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A worker uses a blowtorch on an interchange bridge in Englewood, Colo., on Aug. 25. Construction workers for infrastructure projects around the country are in short supply. Seth McConnell/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Agreeing On More Money For Roads, Bridges May Be Easier Than Finding Workers

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