While the President continues this week to try to justify his failed policies, House Republicans remain committed to growing our economy and creating more jobs.
More small business solutions = more American jobs
June 12, 2014
Small businesses are the backbone of our economy. Small businesses employ almost 60 million people, and are the engines of new ideas and innovation in America. However, the challenges for small businesses are many – especially in this stagnant and over-regulated economy. Today, the House passed two bills that will ease the squeeze on small business ...
Policy Feature Issue: State of the Union – The President’s “Year of Action,” The Economic Impact of Minimum Wage Increases
January 27, 2014
As the economy continues to struggle to create jobs and improve economic opportunity, the Administration continues to push an increase in the federal minimum wage. Legislation has been introduced in both the House and the Senate to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour. Yet, what these proponents fail to talk ...
You can’t legislate more hours in the day – but here’s something we can do
August 7, 2014
Sometimes 24 hours isn’t enough. For working families across America, balancing work and home and children and bills and life – is a lot. But this week, House Republicans presented a package of bills that will make life easier for a lot of people. Increasing flexibility in the workplace: Unfortunately, there’s no way to add hours to the clock. And, ...