U.S. House Democrats push for congressional hearing on child labor violations

By: - June 8, 2023 3:58 pm
An exterior photo of a McDonald's restaurant with the street sign predominant.

Top Democrats on a U.S. House committee are asking for a hearing on a rise in child labor violations nationwide. In May, the U.S. Department of Labor fined three McDonald's franchises more than $212,000 for such violations. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.