Public Policy Roundup
The House, SEC and media take aim at leveraged loans, Trump announces new SEC commissioner and the Chamber of Commerce releases list of most business-friendly legislators.
The Department of Labor unveiled its joint employer rule, the White House will form opportunity zone oversight council and congressional committees gather.
The Department of Labor published its “Overtime Rule” proposal for comment, and the NLRB trades letters with Democratic lawmakers.
Changes to the Volcker Rule may be delayed as talk of a rulemaking “do over” picks up steam. Meanwhile, the SEC introduces some modernization efforts.
Democrats reintroduced a bill to kill carried interest tax rate and the Department of Labor filed proposed comments for the joint-employer standard.