Posts Tagged ‘Rep. George Miller’

Feb
2012
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Little-Noted Transportation Bill Provision Would Strip Some Drivers of Minimum Wage and Overtime

Dave Jamieson at The Huffington Post has spotted an unfair sneak attack in the House’s energy and transportation bill, HR7: Listed in the bill under the heading “Technical Correction,” provision 6602 would exempt several companies who transport rail workers from their obligations under the Fair Labor Standards Act, the 1938 law...