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Democratic state lawmakers say they want to bring back guaranteed overtime protections that were supposed to be put into place two years ago but have been blocked by lawsuits in federal court.

The New Federal Rule Aiming to Redefine Overtime Pay

May 24, 2016
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The U.S. Department of Labor has proposed a new rule that would make millions of Americans eligible for overtime pay. The federal regulation would be the first update to overtime rules in 12 years. While some welcome the change, others believe it will hurt employers and in effect, backfire on employees.