Connections: Overtime Rules, Labor, And Issues Facing Workers

Dec 6, 2016
Originally published on December 5, 2016 6:31 pm


A federal judge recently blocked an Obama administration policy that was going to give more workers overtime. We discuss this ruling, and we discuss issues facing the American worker more broadly. President-elect Trump has promised to protect American workers, but Harold Meyerson, executive editor of The American Prospect, says Trump's election is "an extinction-level event for American labor." Our guests: