Congress is Taking Back the Power

In the first few weeks of the new Congress, as the Senate focuses on the President’s Cabinet, the House has focused on agency rules and regulations. Everything from how an agency formulates rules, to what goes into agency analysis, and the role of Congress in agency policy-making.

For over twenty years, Congress has had the power to overturn agency rules through the Congressional Review Act, which empowers Congress to use expedited procedures to overrule a regulation within 60 legislative days (or 6 regular calendar months) from when it …

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2017: New Year, New Push for Micro Biz

With the Trump administration and newly elected Congress hard at work, it is time for the small business community to kick into high gear. For the first time in a decade, Republicans are in control of the House, Senate, and White House. This dramatic shift changes the ability for Congress to “get things done” and introducing legislation at a breakneck pace. The question is, which bills will benefit small businesses?

 

At the top of the to-do list…

We don’t necessarily know all of the Congressional …

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