New Overtime Rules a Step Back for Unions New overtime rules that take effect Monday are seen as a major defeat for congressional Democrats and labor unions, who strongly opposed the changes. Critics charge the changes take overtime pay away from millions of workers. NPR's Kathleen Schalch reports.
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New Overtime Rules a Step Back for Unions

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New overtime rules that take effect Monday are seen as a major defeat for congressional Democrats and labor unions, who strongly opposed the changes. Critics charge the changes take overtime pay away from millions of workers. NPR's Kathleen Schalch reports.