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Clean Power Plan Faces Judicial Scrutiny

Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit will hear oral arguments in West Virginia vs. EPA, the legal challenge to the Environmental...

Apple Tax Penalty Highlights Need for Tax Reform

The European Commission recently decided that Apple owes the European Union $14.5 billion in back taxes. The unprecedented ruling is being justified by a European...

$15 Starter Wage Gains Popularity, Threatens Jobs

A $15 per hour minimum wage—in other words, a $15 entry-level wage—is picking up steam. Not only have California and...


Department of Labor_Overtime Rule

Consequences of The New “Overtime Rule”

Replacing salaried positions with hourly pay.

What Is The HIT Tax And Who Pays?

Hint: It's YOU!