Labor Department

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Noun1.Labor Department - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United StatesLabor Department - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA - a government agency in the Department of Labor to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
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RAWALPINDI, April 11, 2010 (Frontier Star): Owing to successful operation of security forces in others agencies of FATA, militants had started fleeing to Tirah Valley of Khyber Agency due to its linkages with other agencies and Afghanistan.
RAWALPINDI, April 11, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Owing to successful operation of security forces in others agencies of FATA, militants had started fleeing to Tirah Valley of Khyber Agency due to its linkages with other agencies and Afghanistan.
Other agencies, most notably NASA and Health and Human Services, have instituted requirements for certifications in some cases.
For other agencies, a specific project was presented for students to complete (although students were still involved in developing a more detailed proposal for agency approval).
The team also benefits from this interagency cooperation by culling innovative ideas from other agencies. The department has found that the more exposure it has to what others are doing, the better it can gauge and adapt the effectiveness of what it is doing.
If the bank has already acquired other agencies, the seller should attempt to speak with the principals from those agencies to get their understanding of the transition process.
What happened at Bush's USDA has also ccurred at many other agencies in his bureaucracy: The foxes are guarding one chicken coop after another, and they pay the President for the privilege.
For instance, the SEC is considering instituting more regulation on the Big Three while investigating the role of credit rating agencies in evaluating issuers of securities, entry barriers to other agencies, ways to speed flows of information and conflicts of interest in operating credit rating agencies.
Last May, Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and three other major pharmaceutical companies announced major price reductions for developing countries, through the ACCESS program with UNAIDS and other agencies. But that program required country-by-country price negotiations between each government and the companies.
Other agencies may come to a dead end with a child; Buckhorn has no dead ends.