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The riskiest part of the corporate debt market is inching toward a historic danger signal

the riskiest part of the corporate debt market is inching toward a historic danger signal
· *The multiple of leveraged buyout (LBO) debt to earnings has hit 5.8, the highest it has been since the financial crash, according to LCD/S&P. * · *A debt level of six times earnings has..
Business Insider - Published

AP FACT CHECK: Trump swipes progress from Obama era

WASHINGTON (AP) — In President Donald Trump’s estimation, the good times began to roll for the country on the night he was elected. So he doesn’t hesitate to swipe job growth from the twilight of..
Seattle Times - Published

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CFPB to Roll Back Payday Lending Consumer Protections [Video]CFPB to Roll Back Payday Lending Consumer Protections

​The agency is proposing to roll back a rule that would've required lenders to make sure borrowers could afford to repay their loans.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 00:58Published

Trump taps fmr energy lobbyist for interior [Video]Trump taps fmr energy lobbyist for interior

President Donald Trump said on Monday he would nominate David Bernhardt, a former energy lobbyist, to be secretary of the interior, the department that oversees U.S. public lands. Gavino Garay reports.

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This Dreamer strongly opposes Trump's wall-for-DACA Offer [Video]This Dreamer strongly opposes Trump's wall-for-DACA Offer

She's against Trump's deal to extend her own protections because they're temporary and exclude millions of undocumented immigrants, like her parents.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 03:30Published

Trump's transgender troop ban proceeds - for now [Video]Trump's transgender troop ban proceeds - for now

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday let President Donald Trump enforce his policy barring certain transgender people from joining or staying in the military as the justices put on hold lower court..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:22Published

Senators grill Trump's new EPA pick on pro-coal record [Video]Senators grill Trump's new EPA pick on pro-coal record

Democratic lawmakers grilled President Donald Trump's new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler, about his past as a coal industry lobbyist during his confirmation hearing..

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Trump's Pick For EPA Chief Says Climate Threat Isn't 'The Greatest Crisis' [Video]Trump's Pick For EPA Chief Says Climate Threat Isn't 'The Greatest Crisis'

President Donald Trump’s new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency said he doesn't believe climate change is a major crisis. EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler said he'd continue to..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:35Published

EPA's Wheeler Downplays Climate Change [Video]EPA's Wheeler Downplays Climate Change

Andrew Wheeler is former coal lobbyist. He was chosen by President Donald Trump to serve as the next Environmental Protection Agency administrator. During his confirmation hearing on Wednesday, he..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:42Published

Trump's EPA pick arrives for confirmation hearing [Video]Trump's EPA pick arrives for confirmation hearing

Democratic lawmakers will grill U.S. President Donald Trump's new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, focusing on his past coal lobbying, but with little hope of blocking his..

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Senators to grill Trump's new EPA pick [Video]Senators to grill Trump's new EPA pick

Democratic lawmakers will grill U.S. President Donald Trump's new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday over his past coal lobbying, but have little hope of blocking his..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:45Published

Judge Blocks Trump Administration Contraception Rules [Video]Judge Blocks Trump Administration Contraception Rules

The Trump administration mandate expanded which types of entities can decline to cover employees' contraception for moral or religious reasons.

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Ryan Zinke Is Officially Out as Interior Secretary [Video]Ryan Zinke Is Officially Out as Interior Secretary

Zinke submitted his resignation last month.

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Monday Morning Sprint [Video]Monday Morning Sprint

There’s a chance for freezing rain and snow throughout the day. There are several options for having a safe ride home this New Year’s Eve. That leads off today's Morning Sprint.

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EPA Proposes New Rules Regarding Mercury Pollution [Video]EPA Proposes New Rules Regarding Mercury Pollution

​It's considering changing how it weighs restrictions on mercury emissions from coal-burning power plants.

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Trump's EPA axes mercury emission regulations on coal [Video]Trump's EPA axes mercury emission regulations on coal

The Trump administration on Friday said limits on mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants were no longer necessary as the costs outweighed the benefits, a move environmentalists said could..

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Trump Administration Wants To Roll Back Mercury Emissions Limit [Video]Trump Administration Wants To Roll Back Mercury Emissions Limit

According to Reuters, the Trump administration wants to roll back limits on mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants. The administration believes they are not necessary, and that the costs for..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:41Published

Trump’s EPA Proposes Change To Allow More Coal Plant Mercury Emissions [Video]Trump’s EPA Proposes Change To Allow More Coal Plant Mercury Emissions

President Donald Trump’s administration announced Friday that the Environmental Protection Agency will ease up on Obama-era rules which prevent coal-fired power plants from releasing dangerous..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:42Published

Cheddar's Crystal Ball: The 2019 Outlook for Cannabis and Hemp [Video]Cheddar's Crystal Ball: The 2019 Outlook for Cannabis and Hemp

When U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions moved to undermine Obama-era marijuana industry protections in January, there was little indication how pivotal 2018 would prove to be for the cannabis..

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Civil Rights Advocates Unhappy With Rescission Of Obama-Era Guidance [Video]Civil Rights Advocates Unhappy With Rescission Of Obama-Era Guidance

The Department of Education and the Department of Justice are changing up some rules. The departments have rescinded a piece of Obama-era guidance designed to protect students. According to the..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:32Published

School Safety Panel Targets Obama-era Rules, Stresses Better Mental Health, Less Firearm Access [Video]School Safety Panel Targets Obama-era Rules, Stresses Better Mental Health, Less Firearm Access

After months of research, visiting successful programs around the nation, and receiving testimony from experts and concerned citizens, the Federal Commission on School Safety released its final report..

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Trump School Safety Panel Targets Minority Discipline Policy [Video]Trump School Safety Panel Targets Minority Discipline Policy

The panel was created after the Parkland shooting sparked calls for gun control. But that issue was notably absent from the panel's recommendations.

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EPA enforcement falling sharply from Obama era

WASHINGTON (AP) — New enforcement figures from the Environmental Protection Agency show some sharp declines in action against polluters. The EPA released enforcement totals for fiscal year 2018..
Seattle Times - Published

Fox News’ Chris Wallace: ‘Rich’ For GOP to Decry Whitaker Proceedings After Obama-Era Hearings, Benghazi

Fox News Sunday anchor *Chris Wallace* called out Republicans today for decrying all the Democratic investigations into the Trump administration, noting all the Obama-era ones a GOP-led Congress..
Mediaite - Published

APNewsBreak: White House says no 'sabotage' of health law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Borrowing a word from Democrats, a new White House report says changes made to the Affordable Care Act under President Donald Trump didn't amount to "sabotage." Due out Friday, the..
SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Broadband groups cut capex despite net neutrality win

US industry had argued that scrapping Obama-era rules would unleash investment boom
FT.com - Published

United States: National Labor Relations Board Issues Decision Overruling Obama-Era Independent Contractor Test: What This Means For (Putative) Employers - Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

In a business-friendly decision issued on January 25, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or "Board") revised its test for determining whether putative independent contractors are exempt..
Mondaq - Published

United States: NLRB Overturns Obama-Era Independent Contractor Test - Foley Hoag LLP

On January 25, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board issued a decision revising the test for independent contractor status under federal labor law. In SuperShuttle DFW, Inc.,
Mondaq - Published

Judges Weigh FCC's Net Neutrality Rollback in High-Stakes Internet Case

A federal appeals court spent more than four hours on Friday weighing challenges to a federal regulator’s rollback of Obama-era net-neutrality rules, a case crucial to internet regulation.
Wall Street Journal - Published

Supreme Court permits transgender restrictions in military

In a reversal of Obama-era rulings, the Supreme Court gave the Trump administration permission to bar transgender men and women from future military enrollment. Lower courts still continue to hear..
Christian Science Monitor - Published

Tech companies, states spar with government over net neutrality

WASHINGTON — Tech companies and nearly two dozen U.S. states clashed with the government in federal court Friday over the repeal of net neutrality, a set of Obama-era rules aimed at preventing big..
SFGate - Published

Net Neutrality Goes Back To Court

It's the first major court challenge since the Trump administration rolled back Obama-era net neutrality rules. Challengers say the FCC is abandoning its responsibility to ensure an open internet.
NPR - Published

Net Neutrality Rollback Faces Legal Challenges Testing Trump Agenda

The Trump administration’s deregulatory agenda will face a major test tomorrow when a three-judge panel reviews the rollback of Obama-era net-neutrality rules.
Wall Street Journal - Published

Public-Private Partnerships Value Effectiveness, Not Just Efficiency

Political showboating abounded on the Hill amid a government shutdown with the confirmation hearing for Attorney General nominee William Barr. Despite having served in the same position from 1991-1993..
CNSNews.com - Published

Americans were hit with 26.3 billion robocalls in 2018, a whopping 46% increase from the year before — here are some ways to stop them

americans were hit with 26.3 billion robocalls in 2018, a whopping 46% increase from the year before — here are some ways to stop them
In November alone, Americans received an estimated 5.1 billion scam calls from automated machines — more than any month on record, according to YouMail's robocall index. That number was about 2.9..
Business Insider - Published

US coal output forecast to fall despite Trump revival efforts

Official projections show steeper 21% fall over 20 years to exceed Obama-era policy effect
FT.com - Published

Report: Google quietly worked to roll back federal protections for activist employees

Google’s lawyers have repeatedly urged federal regulators to roll back an Obama-era labor protection that allows employees to organize using their company’s own email system, Bloomberg reports,..
bizjournals - Published

United States: NLRB Re-Examines Individual Concerted Action Rule And Returns To Recently Abandoned Definition Of Protected Concerted Activity - Duane Morris LLP

The NLRB has upended another Obama-era reversal of established precedent by returning to principles first enunciated by the NLRB in the 1980s relating to the distinction between protected group
Mondaq - Published

Google challenged federal protections for activist workers three weeks after mass employee walkouts, but the company says it’s unrelated (GOOG, GOOGL)

google challenged federal protections for activist workers three weeks after mass employee walkouts, but the company says it’s unrelated (goog, googl)
· Google has asked the National Labor Relations Board to undo a 2014 precedent allowing employees to organize over workplace email without fear of punishment, according to a Bloomberg report on..
Business Insider - Published

DACA recipients see little reason to hope in latest proposal

PHOENIX (AP) — Immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children see little reason to be hopeful about the latest proposal to extend protections to them as part of President Donald Trump’s plan..
Seattle Times - Published

New Michigan AG withdraws state from suits challenging Obama-era EPA regulations

Michigan’s new Democratic attorney general, Dana Nessel, has announced she is withdrawing Michigan from lawsuits challenging federal environmental regulations to curb greenhouse gases and toxic…
ABA Journal - Published

Supreme Court inaction suggests DACA safe for another year

The Obama-era program that shields young immigrants from deportation and that President Donald Trump has sought to end seems...
Deseret News - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Trump administration proposes higher 'Obamacare' premiums

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it's considering changes that would lead to a modest premium increase next year under the Affordable Care Act, the Obama-era health law the president..
SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

FERRARA: The Fed Needs A Price Rule To End Wall Street Chaos

The Fed holds $4 trillion in bonds left over from its wild party with Obama-era Quantitative Easing
Daily Caller - Published

No-cost birth control, now the norm, faces court challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of American women are receiving birth control at no cost to them through workplace health plans, the result of the Obama-era Affordable Care Act, which expanded access to..
SeattlePI.com - Published

Former Obama-Era Attorney Under The Impression Trump Can Be Charged With Crime For Leaving NATO

What's the crime, exactly?
Daily Caller - Published

OPINION: Trump Relaxes Environmental Regulations As Congress Fiddles

Trump has kept his promises by rolling back Obama-era rules
Daily Caller - Published

Trump's deregulatory agenda hits shutdown-related delays

The Trump administration's plans to roll back the Clean Power Plan, Waters of the US rule and other Obama-era regulations are -More- 
SmartBrief - Published

New school lunch rules could mean more salt, sugar and fat

The Trump administration begins rollbacks on Obama-era initiatives for healthier school lunches, giving the dairy industry a bigger presence in U.S. cafeterias
CBS News - Published

Trump administration changes school lunch standards

The Trump administration is rolling back Obama-era school nutrition standards, giving the dairy industry a bigger presence in U.S. cafeterias. The previous administration's policy focused on healthier..
CBS News - Published

Trump allies warn Obama-era FTC suit against US firm giving boost to China

An obscure federal lawsuit brought against American tech company Qualcomm in the waning days of the Obama administration has generated fresh concern among conservatives that the case is inadvertently..
FOXNews.com - Published

Obama-Era War on Executive Power Foreshadowed Trump's Wall Fight

Obama-era battles over executive power, on issues such as health care and immigration, foreshadowed today’s standoff over President Trump’s insistence on building a wall on the southern border.
Wall Street Journal - Published

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