Senate Confirms David Weil as New Wage and Hour Administrator

The revised Senate rule allowing certain presidential nominations to be confirmed with a simple majority vote – previously ridiculed as the “nuclear option” – enabled the Senate on Monday to confirm David Weil as the next administrator of the Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD). The vote was 51-42 in favor of his nomination. Continue reading this entry at Littler's Workplace Policy Update.

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