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Biden taps Boston Mayor Walsh for labor secretary

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Mayor Marty Walsh, who was recently named chair of Climate Mayors, will "usher in a new era of worker power," said the Biden-Harris Transition team.

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Biden taps Boston Mayor Walsh for labor secretary

Biden taps Boston Mayor Walsh for labor secretary

Mayor Marty Walsh, who was recently named chair of Climate Mayors, will "usher in a new era of worker power," said the Biden-Harris Transition team.

Biden Taps RI Gov. Raimondo, Boston Mayor Walsh for Cabinet Positions

Biden Taps RI Gov. Raimondo, Boston Mayor Walsh for Cabinet Positions

Two New England politicians have been chosen to join the Biden administration: Boston Mayor Marty Walsh for labor secretary and Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo for commerce secretary.

Labor Secretary Pick Walsh Is ‘Biden-esque’ Consensus-Builder

Labor Secretary Pick Walsh Is ‘Biden-esque’ Consensus-Builder

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh’s selection for labor secretary excites unions due to his organized labor roots, but his rise in politics demonstrates a knack for finding common ground with ...

Biden chooses Boston Mayor Walsh as Labor secretary

Biden chooses Boston Mayor Walsh as Labor secretary

Biden was widely expected to choose a Labor Department head who enjoyed the support of unions, given the president-elect's longstanding ties with labor leaders.

Biden picks Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as labor secretary

Biden picks Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as labor secretary

BOSTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden will select Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as his labor secretary, according to a source familiar with the decision, choosing a former union worker who ...

Biden said to tap Boston mayor Martin Walsh for Labor secretary - Roll Call

Biden said to tap Boston mayor Martin Walsh for Labor secretary - Roll Call

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, said to be President-elect Joe Biden's Labor secretary choice, is likely to be popular choice among rank-and-file union members.

They worked in sweltering heat for Exxon, Shell and Walmart. They didn’t get paid a dime

They worked in sweltering heat for Exxon, Shell and Walmart. They didn’t get paid a dime

“I can’t fathom this being legitimate,” one former Labor Department investigator says of a drug rehab’s work program.

5 things to know: 3 April 2019

5 things to know: 3 April 2019

From the desks of the Hotel News Now editorial staff: Labor department proposes joint-employer changes Travelers wary of booking amid Brexit uncertainty Accor’s Ibis reinvents itself NYC ...

Biden Labor Dept. could be 'linchpin' in climate fight

Biden Labor Dept. could be 'linchpin' in climate fight

Joe Biden's climate team is complete. But other agencies will play central roles in the U.S. fight against climate change. Here's how the Labor Department is expected to protect American ...

Bernie Sanders confirms interest in becoming Biden's Labor secretary

Bernie Sanders confirms interest in becoming Biden's Labor secretary

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said on Wednesday that, if asked, he would accept the position of Labor secretary in President-elect Joe Biden's administration.

What American Workers Can Expect After The 2020 Presidential Election

What American Workers Can Expect After The 2020 Presidential Election

What does a Joe Biden or Donald Trump win mean for U. S. workers? In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a big election taking place in a few months. The presidential election is getting a ...

Joe Biden has big plans to help protect gig workers — but will he be able to enact them?

Joe Biden has big plans to help protect gig workers — but will he be able to enact them?

President-elect Joe Biden may have difficulty passing new laws in the Senate to reclassify gig workers as employees, but could have a powerful say over how...