Survey: Small-Business Outlook Mixed

February 10, 2016

NSBA today released its 2016 Year-End Economic Report which shows small-business owners have less confidence in the overall economy, but more confidence in their own business.

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Obama Releases Final Budget

February 10, 2016

Yesterday, President Barack Obama released his final budget plan for FY 2017 which is a $4.1 trillion spending outline that focuses resources on clean energy, education and health care.

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EEOC Aims to Require Pay Data

February 3, 2016

The EEOC recently proposed requiring employers with more than 100 employees to report on pay data to assist the agency in identifying pay discrimination.

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New White House Regulatory Agenda

December 2, 2015

The White House has released a revised regulatory agenda which includes rules on carbon emissions and water pollution, overtime pay, and the so-called “persuader” rule.

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Bill to Clarify Joint Employer Standard Advances

November 4, 2015

Last week, the House Education and the Workforce Committee approved legislation (H.R. 3459) that would roll back the NLRB's decision on redefining "joint employer" which would result in drastically expanded union reach.

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House Committee Examines Overtime Rules

October 14, 2015

Last week, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations held a hearing on the recent overtime rules proposed by the Department of Labor where the process and the rules were highly criticized.

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