Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio is fighting President Trump's proposed rules for paying overtime to salaried employees. 

Updated Aug. 27, 2019, 9:55 a.m. ET

The Trump administration is moving forward with a wave of new rules and regulations that would make it more difficult for low-income Americans — especially those in families that include non-citizens — to get government aid. NPR detailed many of the proposals in June, but there have been several developments since then.

A proposed Ohio law would ban hospitals from forcing nurses to work overtime amid a shortage that has stretched staffing in many hospitals.

Ohio Public Radio

More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules issued Wednesday by the Federal Government.

Bill Requires Retailers To Pay Holiday Workers Overtime

Nov 25, 2014

Democratic State Representative Mike Foley is sponsoring a bill requiring Ohio retailers who’ have pushed their "Black Friday" sales to Thanksgiving day to pay their workers triple overtime.