Tag Archives: Inflation

US Federal Labor Viewpoints – Week of August 9, 2021

This is a weekly post spotlighting labor topics in focus by the US legislative and executive branches during the previous week. In this issue, we cover: COVID-19 Updates Build Back Better Updates Republicans Spotlight Inflation and Effect on Paychecks Democrats Introduce Legislation to Improve Nursing Homes for Residents and Workers NLRB GC Unveils Priorities Labor … Continue Reading

COVID-19: US Developments – Implementation and Oversight of CARES Act – June 11, 2020

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who has been the lead domestic policy negotiator for President Donald Trump and his administration during the COVID-19 crisis, made clear in testimony Wednesday to congressional lawmakers that the White House believes passage of another major coronavirus response package will be necessary soon, notwithstanding a generally positive national jobs report … Continue Reading