Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on Protecting America’s Workers Act PAWA Bill

“Drastic changes are clearly needed to enable American workers, businesses and government to address the needs and challenges of the 21st century workplace.  Fines and penalties are simply too low, whistleblowers are not adequately protected and almost nine million public employees still lack the right to a safe workplace.” 

Review the news release and other statements by Secretary Solis.