The proposal would most likely affect low-to-middle income earners in supervisory roles.
A new federal salary level for low-paid managers to be eligible for overtime pay kicks in Jan. 1.
Salaried management workers who earn less than $35,568/year will be entitled to overtime pay starting Jan. 1, 2020.
Republicans in the House of Representatives have just passed a bill that would allow employers to give workers paid time off instead of the time and a half normally paid as overtime. The legislation, called the “Working Families Flexibility Act,” is being touted by the GOP as way to provide more options for workers. Opponents […]