Last week, Reps. Chabot (R-Ohio) and Velázquez (D-N.Y.) urged the FAR to enact regulations to revise limitations on subcontracting.
On Sept. 13, the House Ways and Means Committee approved Tax Reform 2.0, teeing up a potential vote by the full House before the end of this month.
Last week, NLRB proposed regulations to ease and simplify its Joint-Employer rule.
This week, the House Ways and Means Committee will consider "Tax Reform 2.0" which will make permanent the individual and small business tax cuts made in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
The House is taking another swing at the Affordable Care Act, targeting a handful of provisions for repeal or delay.
NSBA President Todd McCracken will be a featured speaker at the U.S.-Saudi SME Forum on Oct. 1-2 discussing new opportunities for small businesses in Saudi Arabia.
Last week, Reps. Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) and Henry Cuellar (D-Texas) introduced legislation to to strengthen small-businesses trademarks, particularly for franchisees.
Last week, President Trump signed an Executive Order directing DOL to allow smaller businesses to band together in offering a joint 401(k) retirement plan, or MEP.
Recently, President Trump announced a preliminary agreement between the U.S. and Mexico in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
With just 11 legislative days this month when the House and Senate are both scheduled to be in session, Congress faces an uphill battle to pass FY 2019 spending legislation.