GOP Health Care Bill Pulled

September 27, 2017

Senate leadership pulled Republican’s last-ditch effort to overhaul Obamacare from floor consideration given it's almost certain defeat.

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NSBA Weighs-in on Health Reform

September 13, 2017

After the late-July collapse in the Senate of efforts to repeal-and-replace the Affordable Care Act, NSBA continues urging lawmakers to consider how the proposals would impact America’s job creators.

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DOL Requests Information Regarding Overtime Exemptions

August 2, 2017

On July 26, 2017, the Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor (DOL) published a Request for Information (RFI) regarding overtime regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The DOL invites comments on the 2016 revisions to the “white collar” exemption in the FLSA, including whether the standard...

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ACA Repeal Advances in the Senate

July 26, 2017

Yesterday, the Senate voted to begin debate on ACA repeal legislation, setting up a series of votes expected in the coming days, yet the final outcome remains uncertain.

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Senate Moves to ACA Repeal Only

July 18, 2017

Following the Senate leadership's two-week delay of the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, Senate Majority Leader McConnell intends to bring up a repeal-only bill despite unclear support.

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Health, Debt Delays Senate Recess

July 12, 2017

Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that he will delay the Senate recess by two weeks to work on health care, the debt limit, NDAA and nominations. 

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Senate Delays ACA Repeal Vote

June 28, 2017

Yesterday, the Senate GOP leadership delayed the vote on their health care bill amidst resistance from some Republicans to even begin debate.

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Look-Ahead to NSBA Lobbying Days

June 15, 2017

Next week, small-business leaders from across the country will convene in Washington, D.C. for NSBA’s 2017 Washington Presentation to receive briefings and lobby lawmakers.

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