Jun 26, 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 26, 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.
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."
Dec 15, 2014
Two modest but significant measures of relief from Dodd-Frank have passed Congress and one is on the verge of passing.
Nov 12, 2014
Unlike AIG and the big banks, MetLife has never taken a dime in taxpayer bailouts. It is asking not for a handout, but for the federal government to keep its hands off of the successful business model it has used to serve customers for over a century.
Oct 9, 2014
When most folks hear the word “crowdfunding,” they think of sites like Kickstarter and IndieGogo in which fans can fund a new project and get souvenirs such as T-shirts. These innovations should be applauded, but they only scratch the surface of what crowdfunding can do.
Aug 29, 2014
Whatever Bank of America’s misdeeds, it is certainly not “appropriate” to take from the investors the government itself says were victims to give to homeowners that the government never alleges were defrauded.