In an effort to keep the issues that impact your business in front of members of Congress, IEC is convening an “In-District Policy Conference” this August...
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In an effort to begin the conversation over comprehensive tax reform, House Republicans released a tax reform “blue print” three broad goals...
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On July 7, 2016, the House Labor, Health, and Human Services; Education; and Related Agencies Subcommittee on Appropriations approved its funding bill for FY2017...
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Last week, the US District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a ruling delaying the implementation of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) recent changes to the persuader rule...
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The Department of Labor’s (DOL) proposed rule that implements President Obama’s Executive Order 13673 (EO 13673), Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces (a.k.a. "Blacklisting"), is currently being reviewed by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), which is typically the last stage before a rule goes final...
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In late April, Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) introduced a resolution (H.J. Res. 87) under the Congressional Review Act to block the Department of Labor’s (DOL) new rule expanding the “advice exemption,” which triggers reporting requirements to the DOL to include businesses that hire outside counsel to advise senior executives on labor relations and other workplace issues...
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The final release of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) regulations governing the “white collar” exemption for overtime pay will likely be released before the end of the month...
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Last month, IEC submitted comments to the Department of Labor on a proposed rule that implements President Obama’s Executive Order 13706...
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