CEI Today: Joint employer bill, Ex-Im Bank revival, cybersecurity, and more

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
In the News Today

 

NLRB JOINT EMPLOYER - TREY KOVACS

House Committee to Mark Up Bill to Strip NLRB of Adjudicatory Power


Today, the House education and workforce committee is scheduled to mark up a bill to reverse the National Labor Relations Board’s recent, unprecedented decision that a company can now be held liable for labor law violations committed by a contractor. > Read more 


> Interview Trey Kovacs
 

EX-IM BANK & CORPORATE WELFARE - RYAN YOUNG

Signs of Life for Ex-Im?

 

The House voted Tuesday to revive the Export-Import Bank in a 313-118 vote. This, despite the fact that Ex-Im is bad policy, bad politics, and bad economics. Already, more than 98 percent of U.S. exports happen without Ex-Im assistance. As with many other companies, Boeing will be just fine without Ex-Im and corruption it enables. > Read more


> Interview Ryan Young
 

CYBERSECURITY INFORMATION SHARING - RYAN RADIA

 

As Senate Cybersecurity Vote Nears, CISA Remains Seriously Flawed
 

Tuesday, the U.S. Senate passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act. But the plan suffers from a serious flaw that Senate lawmakers have repeatedly ignored: the bill doesn’t put agencies on the hook if they misuse information shared with them in the name of cybersecurity> Read more

 

OBAMA'S ENERGY AGENDA - MARLO LEWIS

Obama’s Greenhouse of Cards: Doomed to Collapse or Too Big to Fail?


Obama’s attempt to commit the United States to emission-reduction targets and timetables “would alter the ‘shared understanding’ of the Convention between the Senate and the executive branch and would therefore require the Senate’s advice and consent.” > Read more

> Interview Marlo Lewis

 




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