Tag: Regulations

Here’s How We Stop President Obama’s 11th-Hour Regulations

November 17, 2016

“Earlier this week, House Republicans sent a letter to the Obama administration asking that they not advance any new regulations before leaving office." Read More

A Better Way for the Economy

October 28, 2016

America’s economy is the greatest in the world, but we are far from our potential—anemic growth, flat wages, and more than 94 million people out of the workforce. There is a better way, and it starts with getting government OUT of the way.  Read More

A Better Way to Defend the Constitution

October 27, 2016

Government has gotten out of control—too big and too arrogant. After decades of overreach by both parties, it is time we restore our Constitution.Here is a better way. Read More

Rep. Kevin Cramer to Deliver Weekly Republican Address

October 14, 2016

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) will deliver the Weekly Republican Address on Saturday, October 15. In the address, Rep. Cramer will discuss how the House Republican agenda—a #BetterWay—will help get government out of the way so businesses can create more American jobs. Read More

The Real Obama Liberal Legacy: The Department of Labor’s Fiduciary and Overtime Rules

October 13, 2016

Here are two of the most devastating regulations, this time from the Department of Labor (DOL): the fiduciary rule and the overtime rule. These are two heavy-handed rules that actually hurt the very people they claim to protect. Read More

Three Big Takeaways with Rep. Martha McSally

October 06, 2016

Recently, Speaker Ryan held a Facebook Live Q&A with Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), a 26-year veteran and the first American woman to fly a plane in combat. Read More

Statement on Paris Climate Agreement

October 05, 2016

“The Paris climate deal would be disastrous for the American economy. It carelessly throws away the great gains that the United States has made over the past decade in energy development." Read More

'Reforms that are urgently needed': Praise For A Better Way to Grow Our Economy

June 15, 2016

Republicans have put forward a plan containing more than 100 ideas to ease the regulatory burden on American businesses. This is the third plan of A Better Way—a bold agenda to tackle some of our country’s biggest challenges. Read More

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

June 02, 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? Sounds great, but such a momentous federal intervention in our information economy has unintended consequences—harmful consequences that will fall directly on the people that this rule claims to help. Read More

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