In the News: Elkhart Truth: Local reaction positive after federal overtime rule blocked from taking effect
U.S. Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-Dist.2) said she was “thrilled” and that the rule change was an “erroneous, over the top regulation” by President Barack Obama’s administration.
Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Ind., … said the lack of a long-term plan has created a vacuum that allows actors other than the U.S. to influence the region.
House Acts to Stall Department of Labor Rule That Would Impact Small Businesses, Schools, Nonprofits, Employees
House Action Follows Administration’s $1.7 Billion Cash Payments to World’s No. 1 State Sponsor of Terrorism
Walorski, Rice, Costello Introduce Bill to Help WWII Veterans Denied Care After Secret Mustard Gas Experiments
Arla Harrell Act Would Require Reevaluation of Denied Benefits Claims Tied to Mustard Gas Exposure
H.R. 5351 Blocks Guantanamo Bay Detainee Transfers Until New Safeguards in Place or End of President’s Term; Vote Comes Day After Administration Reported Two More Former Gitmo Detainees Reengaged in Terrorist Activities
“Our veterans fought to defend the American Dream for all of us – we can’t let them lose their own shot at the American Dream.”
Examines State Pilot Projects Testing Innovative Solutions to Better Connect SNAP Recipients to Jobs; Latest Hearing in Committee Review of Past, Present, and Future of SNAP
H.R. 3471 Would Update VA’s Quality and Safety Standards for Automobile Adaptive Equipment
“September 11th was a dark day for America, but it was also a day of heroism and selflessness and resolve. As we remember the innocent Americans who lost their lives that day, let us also honor our brave first responders and servicemembers who risk their lives each day to protect us.”