President Seeks Additional Funding for DOL to Clear Case Backlog

By | Wage & Hour Insights | April 23, 2014
President Seeks Additional Funding for DOL to Clear Case Backlog

Although unlikely to be passed in its current form, President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2015 budget request to Congress allocates an additional $2 million of the Department of Labor’s requested $1.8 billion budget so that the Department’s Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ) can hire additional personnel primarily to deal with a massive backlog of cases.