DOL Fiduciary Plan Needs Rollover Exemption: Retirement Experts
Lawmakers and ARA say a new exemption is needed so plan advisors won’t be prohibited from helping participants with rollovers.
Sen. Warren Floats Bill to Stop Credit Checks by Employers
The Equal Employment for All Act would prohibit employers from requiring potential employees to disclose their credit history when applying for a job.
Another Politician Wants to Ban Insider Trading
Three bills are being introduced in Congress to re-forbid insider trading. The Himes bill does the least violence to existing law.
Senate Finance Passes 17 Tax Bills
Changes to REITs, enrolled agents and small insurance companies are included in the package.
Senate Banking Chief Johnson Announces Retirement
Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, announced Tuesday that he would not run for re-election when his term ends in 2014.
The Next Congress
This year’s congressional elections hold considerable potential to reshuffle power on Capitol Hill.