The Department of Labor sent a formal request for information on the overtime rule to the Office of Management and Budget. Once the request is published, the public can submit comments.
The DC Council introduced a bill this week that would adjust the new paid leave law and reduce the resulting tax increase on local businesses.
The Trump administration could prompt new thinking on congressional ethics.
Associations are considering the business and social justice implications of the travel restrictions placed on foreign nationals seeking to enter the United States. ASAE called on the administration to clarify the policy and pledged to work with its members to address the issue.
Tax reform is a top agenda item for the Senate after next month's inauguration of President-Elect Donald Trump, Sen. Mitch McConnell said this week. GOP senators plan to use budget reconciliation to enact a measure quickly.
The Office of Management and Budget has released new travel spending guidelines that could help federal government employees more easily attend conferences.
Tax reform could take aim at association revenues.
As state legislatures get ready to reconvene after the election, lawmakers in several states are poised to introduce new measures allowing discrimination on religious grounds. ASAE is preparing to fight a bill in Texas, where the first is likely to emerge.
Last week President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team said those serving in his administration must end their lobbying registrations and not lobby for five years after leaving their posts.
Tax proposals favored by President-Elect Donald Trump on the campaign trail align with the tax blueprint released by the GOP earlier this year. Because of this, House Republicans say tax reform will be near the top of their 2017 legislative agenda.