Tag: Regulations

5 Groups the Department of Labor's New Overtime Rule Hurts the Most

June 01, 2016

The Department of Labor recently finalized its controversial overtime rule, which raises the salary level requirements of employees eligible for overtime from $23,660 to $47,476. More people getting paid for overtime work? Read More

REJECTED: Obamacare for Financial Planning

May 31, 2016

The branch closest to the people has rejected Obamacare for financial planning. Read More

Speaker Ryan Announces Policy Agenda Rollout

May 26, 2016

Did you catch Speaker Ryan’s major announcement yesterday? It’s true. Read More

House Passes Legislation to Protect Your Internet Freedom

April 15, 2016

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 2666, the No Rate Regulation of Broadband Internet Access Act: Read More

House of Ideas

March 04, 2016

Before you settle in for all the twists and turns of your annual 10-hour House of Cards binge, here’s what the real U.S. Congress is up to in 2016. Read More

Statement on Passage of BRICK Act

March 03, 2016

“The brick industry is the latest target of the Obama administration’s regulatory assault on American manufacturing." Read More

Task Force on Reducing Regulatory Burdens Releases Mission Statement

March 01, 2016

In advance of their first idea forum today, the chairs of the Task Force on Reducing Regulatory Burdens released their mission statement. Read More

A Dictionary Definition

March 01, 2016

fi·du·ci·a·ry rule [fi-doo-shee-er-ee rool], noun (2016) : regulation, Department of Labor. Read More

The bureaucrats bullied it through

February 24, 2016

Earlier this week, we explained how the latest Obama administration regulation, the Department of Labor’s (DOL) fiduciary rule, could hurt hardworking Americans trying to save for their retirement. Now, it seems that harm to the financial planning industry and the Americans they serve could have been avoided—had the Obama administration listened to its own experts. Read More

Statement on Passage of Bill to Roll Back FDA Menu Labeling Rule

February 12, 2016

This important legislation would roll back the FDA’s burdensome menu labeling rule, giving American restaurants, grocery and convenient stores the flexibility they need to be successful. Read More

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