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$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...

Federal Judge Voids Burdensome Fracking Regulations

A federal judge in Wyoming recently blocked the Interior Department’s regulations limiting hydraulic fracturing—commonly known as “fracking”—on federal lands. Those regulations set stricter standards for fracking...

Regulations Show No Signs of Letting Up

Government red tape produces no winners. Regulations hurt job creators, who are distracted from hiring new employees and growing their business...


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!