Category Archives: House of Representatives

Workplace Safety Violation Fines

Workplace safety violations will trigger stiffer fines. The recent budget law contains a little-noticed provision that jacks up the penalties imposed by OSHA… Occupational Safety and Health Admin by up to 80%. Employers and labor groups were surprised by the … Continue reading

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Highway Bill

Thanks for contacting your member of Congress.  Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed their six-year Highway Bill.  Since their bill is different than the Senate’s, it now will go to a conference committee to work out the differences. The current short-term … Continue reading

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