The Labor Commissioner’s Office determined that between 2014 and 2017, RDV employed more than 1,000 workers at 35 construction sites, and typically worked their crews nine hours a day without proper rest breaks or overtime.
Employers should note that OSHA continues to operate uninterrupted during the government shutdown, having received funding from Congress last September that should take the agency through the rest of this year
The Green New Deal phrase is credited to New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman. In 2007, he wrote an article introducing the idea: “The New Deal was not built on a magic bullet but on a broad range of programs and industrial projects to revitalize America. Ditto for an energy New Deal.