U.S. House panel weighs labor law amendment to protect workers from wage theft

By: - May 11, 2022 5:23 pm
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) questions witnesses during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on May 16, 2019

“It is clear more DOL (Department of Labor) funding and additional federal reforms are needed in our localities in order to protect our most vulnerable workers,” said Rep. Ilhan Omar. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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