Despite having already been ratified by 146 nations, a United Nations treaty codifying the rights of those with disabilities—and counting the support of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and a respected Republican elder statesman, the United Nations treaty codifying the rights of people with disabilities could face trouble getting Senate approval due to opposition from conservative groups.
In an effort to get ahead of online gambling legislation that could shake up fantasy sports, the Fantasy Sports Trade Association has boosted its lobbying game—though it's staying neutral on the bill for now.
In an effort to remind people of the key role Charles Taylor played in building the first airplane, the Aircraft Maintenance Technicians Association raised more than $6,000 in funds to put a bronze bust of Taylor in the U.S. Air Force Museum.
The social network Twitter becomes the latest tech company to reveal that its employees are overwhelmingly white and male. Also: Advice on how to keep so called "lobby rats" in check at your event.
The governing body that represents the swimming field during the Olympics wants to get kids interested in the sport at a competitive level. To do that, it has launched an ad campaign that relies on a lot of cannonballs.
The charitable nonprofit group reported evidence that its payment systems were recently attacked and announced it was investigating the situation. But while the situation could be bad, the nonprofit's decentralized organizational structure may have prevented things from getting worse.
The social network introduces a new real-time updating system that could prove inspiring for meme-friendly audiences. Also: video advice on how to make the most of your time in Nashville, annual meeting attendees.
According to a new survey from the National Association for Business Economics, more than 4 in 10 respondents said that wages were increasing at their businesses—a big surge.
A Senate bill that would remove the Affordable Care Act's requirement to auto-enroll employees into a health insurance plan earned support from dozens of trade groups and companies this week.
In the span of just a day, hundreds of people signed up to join the Drone Pilots Association, a group that hopes to push back against some of the regulatory complications commercial drone users face.