CEI Today: Obamacare menu mandate, the new overtime pay rule, and regulatory dark matter

 

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
In the News Today

OBAMACARE MENU MANDATE - MICHELLE MINTON

House Votes This Week on Common Sense Nutritional Disclosure Bill


A provision in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires retail food establishments with 20 or more locations to list calories for regular menu items it serves on all signs and printed menus. It puts a big burden on small food retailers, and it could lead to unwanted price hikes. 
> Read more

> Interview Michelle Minton

OBAMA OVERTIME PAY RULE - TREY KOVACS


Report: Obama Overtime Rule Has Big Costs, Few Benefits


The Obama administration overtime pay mandate will put a big burden on small business and won’t necessarily lead to higher wages, a new CEI report explains. > Read more

REGULATORY DARK MATTER - WAYNE CREWS

Washington's 'Dark Matter' Regulations


The Obama administration has often worked through "dark matter": proclamations in the form of guidance documents, memoranda, bulletins, manuals, circulars, and even blog posts. Federal agencies circumvent Congress, the American people, the courts, and essentially all oversight. > Read more

> Interview Wayne Crews

 

    

 

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