Middle-Market Public Policy Roundup

As the government shutdown continues, agencies tighten their staffs and activities. Meanwhile, courts uphold the NLRB and congressional committees form.

Political Action Committee 101

ACG formed a political action committee to help elect supporters of the middle market to federal office. Here's a look at the role of PACs in policymaking.

Webinar to Focus on Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Zones were designed to steer dollars towards traditionally underserved communities. To learn more, register for the upcoming ACG-Wipfli webinar.

Volcker Rule Proposal Would Open Up Some Banks to Private Equity

A joint proposal to alter the Volcker Rule would open up banks to private equity firms and hedge funds–but would exclude community banks.

Changes Coming to SEC Staff

The SEC will appoint a new commissioner after Kara Stein left the agency earlier this month and Dan Kahl has been named Deputy Director of the OCIE.