Obama Administration Expands Wage Protection to Home Care Workers

President Obama announced a proposal today to change the Fair Labor Standards Act to give in-home caregivers minimum wage and overtime pay protection. If enacted the change would impact roughly 2 million in-home caregivers throughout the country, many of whom earn less than the minimum wage and receive no overtime. Read the Secretary of Labor, Hilda Solis’, blog post here.

http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2011/12/15/providing-protections-home-care-workers

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