Feds Target Oil & Gas Industry for Underpaying Workers

Department of Labor targeting oil & gas in Texas and other states where drilling is booming

The Federal Department of Labor is targeting oil & gas companies in Texas and other states where drilling is booming. The Feds say they’re finding that some energy companies are cheating thousands of workers out of millions of dollars in over-time pay.

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Dave Fehling

Dave Fehling

Director of News and Public Affairs

As Director of News and Public Affairs, Dave Fehling manages the radio news operation at Houston's NPR station. Previously, he was a reporter at the station, covering the oil & gas industry and its impact on the environment. He won top state honors for in-depth and investigative reporting as well...

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