• Preserving Employee Wellness Programs
    Apr 19, 2017  - Preserving Employee Wellness Programs By Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce From the start of the new Congress and new administration, reining in the regulatory state has been a leading priority — and for good reason. In recent years, the Ame... More
  • ICYMI: Save Small Business from Obamacare
    Mar 22, 2017  - Save Small Business from Obamacare By Reps. Sam Johnson (R-TX) and Tim Walberg (R-MI) Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini warned last month that the Affordable Care Act is in a “death spiral.” Because ObamaCare is failing, we are debating how best to repeal and replace it. But amid this debate, it’s important... More
  • The Health Bill You’ve Waited For
    Mar 7, 2017  - The Health Bill You’ve Waited For Our plan removes taxes and mandates, while offering tax credits to help Americans afford coverage. By Chairmen Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Greg Walden (R-OR) ‘ObamaCare is collapsing,” President Trump said during his address to Congress last week, “and we must act decis... More
  • OSHA’s Volks Rule: “An Extreme Abuse of Authority”
    Mar 1, 2017  - Worker safety has long been a national priority. But, finalized in the waning days of the Obama administration, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) “Volks” rule does nothing to advance this priority. Rather than improve enforcement of existing safety standards or collaborate ... More
  • ICYMI: Repealing Labor's Double Standard
    Feb 28, 2017  - Congress is making important progress rolling back the regulatory onslaught that has been crushing families and small businesses in recent years, and the Committee on Education and the Workforce continues to help lead the way. Most recently, Reps. Tim Walberg (R-MI) and Francis Rooney (R-FL) champi... More
  • ICYMI: In Foxx, Trump & DeVos Have a Staunch Education Ally
    Feb 23, 2017  - By Christopher Beach With control of all three branches of government, Republicans are set on unraveling President Obama's education legacy and pushing an unprecedented amount of funding and authority back to states. Leading this charge is Rep. Virginia Foxx, the newly appointed chairwoman of the H... More
  • ICYMI: Arkansas Entrepreneur Tells U.S. House Panel That Regulations Threaten Survival of Company
    Feb 22, 2017  - The rules and regulations implementing federal wage and hour standards are overly complex, burdensome, and outdated, creating significant challenges for workers and small business owners. For Rhea Lana Riner, the confusing maze of rules and red tape forced her to confront costly litigation that cou... More