CEI Today: Ex-Im Bank, Obama's overtime rule, CEI gala feat. Carly Fiorina, and more

Monday, June 8, 2015
In the News Today

 


EX-IM BANK & BOEING - RYAN YOUNG

 

Both Parties Should Oppose the Export-Import Bank
 

Opposing corporate welfare is something on which both parties should agree—and outside the Beltway, they often already do. People favoring a level economic playing field should put pressure on Republicans and Democrats alike to end their cronyist habits, not just the GOP.  > Read more

 

> Related: Henry Hazlitt and the Ex-Im Bank


> Interview Ryan Young

 

OBAMA'S NEW OVERTIME RULE - ALOYSIUS HOGAN

 

Politico: Barack Obama poised to hike wages for millions
 

Aloysius Hogan, a senior fellow at the conservative Competitive Enterprise Institute, said [Obama's new overtime mandate] will have a “job killing effect.” Hogan said businesses will be incentivized to lay off higher-paid executives and replace them with lower-paid workers. > Read more

> Interview Aloysius Hogan

 

BIG LABOR'S FOUL LANGUAGE - TREY KOVACS

NLRB Approves of Vulgar Union Gear at Workplace
 

now, in a recent case, has okayed vulgar union buttons that employees wear while serving customers. > Read more


> Interview Trey Kovacs
 


CROWDFUNDING - JOHN BERLAU

Regulation Bars Personal Investment Choice


We’ve come a long way, yet we have a long way to go. The SEC still hasn’t implemented Title III, so we still don’t have crowdfunded investment for ordinary investors. So ordinary folks can’t share in the dream quite yet. > Read more

> Interview John Berlau

 

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