CEI Today: Caving on shutdown, NLRB abuse of power, credit unions, and more

Thursday, October 1, 2015
In the News Today

 

CAVING ON GOVT SHUTDOWN - WAYNE CEWS


What Republicans Can Do After Caving On The Government Shutdown Threat 
 

If Republicans insist upon sending deficits back to $1 trillion, one option, at least, is rolling back federal red tape and over-regulation to spur dynamic growth. That could lessen deficits as an unintended consequence. > Read more 


> Interview Wayne Crews
 

NLRB ABUSE OF POWER - TREY KOVACS

 

Bill Introduced in Senate to Strip NLRB of Adjudicatory Power

The NLRB no longer operates as Congress intended—as neutral arbiter that represents the public interest in labor disputes. Under the Obama administration, the Board has overturned a number of longstanding precedents that arbitrarily benefit labor unions at the expense of worker choice and the economy. > Read more

> Interview Trey Kovacs

 

CREDIT UNIONS - JOHN BERLAU


A simple way to grow America’s economy and create jobs 

 

Credit unions could do even more were they not constrained by outdated federal regulation. > Read The Hill commenary by John Berlau and Lindsay Lewis

> Interview John Berlau

 

GOVERNMENT UNIONS - CARRIE SHEFFIELD

IBD: Public-Sector Union Members Live The Life At Others' Expense

 

"Public-sector unions are increasingly becoming bastions of white-collar, skilled workers, counter to the mythology of a blue-collar everyman," writes Carrie Sheffield in a Competitive Enterprise Institute report released Tuesday. "Government unions," she adds, "have not been champions of the neediest in society." > Read the IBD editorial
 

 

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