Jun 19, 2015
On Wednesday, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies voted to deny funding to the Department of Labor for enforcement or implementation of its fiduciary rule.
Jun 7, 2015
My organization, the Competitive Enterprise Institute, looks at Dodd-Frank, Sarbanes-Oxley, and all regulations as a burden to personal rights.
May 26, 2015
Not only has Dodd-Frank added thousands of pages to federal rules, but its unfinished implementation has already cost the economy billions of dollars, perhaps close to a trillion dollars.
May 7, 2015
Besides being unnecessary and intrusive, the rule is legally dubious and a major case of executive-branch overreach. The DOL is massively stretching its limited authority.
Apr 6, 2015
Probably the most egregious example of this administration’s secrecy practices concerns its management of the government-sponsored housing enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Mar 4, 2015
Last week, President Obama called on the Department of Labor to “update the rules and requirements that retirement advisers put the best interests of their clients above their own financial interests.”
Feb 10, 2015
Literally since the day Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into law by President Obama, my Competitive Enterprise Institute colleagues and I have predicted its harshest effects would fall on community banks.
Jan 21, 2015
Had the retailers prevailed in this lawsuit consumer costs would have risen even further. Card purchases would likely have become even more vulnerable to attacks.