Category: Federal

G.L. Metro Chambers Coalition Urges Federal Road Agreement

As the state of Michigan recently put the finishing touches on it’s road funding plan that would raise $1.2 billion dollars by 2021, members of Congress in Washington, DC, are also in the process of trying to find common ground on their own deal… Continue Reading “G.L. Metro Chambers Coalition Urges Federal Road Agreement”

US Dept. of Labor Announces Proposed Overtime Rule Changes For Business

On July 6, 2015, the U.S. Dept. of Labor (DOL) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking that would change the regulations that exempt administrative, executive, and professionals from the Fair Labor Standards Act’s minimum wage and overtime requirements. Oftentimes, these exemptions are referred to… Continue Reading “US Dept. of Labor Announces Proposed Overtime Rule Changes For Business”

Supreme Court Blocks EPA’s Emissions Regulations for Power Plants

The Supreme Court rejected EPA’s first-ever limits on mercury and other airborne toxic emissions from power plants on Monday, finding that the agency should have considered compliance costs when deciding whether to regulate the utility sector.  This is a win for industry and coal-heavy… Continue Reading “Supreme Court Blocks EPA’s Emissions Regulations for Power Plants”

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