VEVRAA Focused Review List Released by OFCCP

OFCCP has released a list of organizations that should expect to undergo VEVRAA focused reviews. The list was released on Friday, November 8. The list includes 500 organizations from across the United States. VEVRAA (the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance...

Scalia Becomes Secretary of Labor

On September 30, Eugene Scalia was sworn in as the new Secretary of Labor. Scalia was confirmed by the Senate on a party line vote. He replaces Alex Acosta, who resigned as Secretary of Labor earlier in the year. As we noted in an earlier post, Eugene Scalia had...

Scalia Nomination Advances to Senate Floor

The nomination of Eugene Scalia to be the new Secretary of Labor has advanced to the full Senate. On Tuesday, September 24, the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee approved Scalia’s nomination on a party-line 12 to 11 vote. Scalia would...

OFCCP Deputy Director to Leave Agency

Deputy Director Marika Litras will be leaving the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) on June 7, 2019. Dr. Litras has been a key part of the agency since joining OFCCP in June of 2004. She most recently had served as...