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

If you're poor or low-income in the U.S. and use government safety net programs, you could be affected by a number of new rules and actions proposed by the Trump administration. Most of the changes are still pending, and anti-poverty groups are trying to stop them from going into effect. Some of the proposals already face legal challenges.

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.