Ben Yount

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Name: Ben Yount
Date registered: May 3, 2017
URL: http://watchdog.org

Latest posts

  1. Overtime rule changes great news for small businesses — July 6, 2017
  2. Fed report: Obamacare exchange insurance costs double in past four years — June 1, 2017
  3. Congressional plan for coal miner health care bailout begs question: Who’s next? — May 3, 2017

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Jul 06

Overtime rule changes great news for small businesses

Small businesses across the country are breathing a sigh of relief on news that the Trump administration is walking back former President Barack Obama’s proposed overtime expansion.

Small businesses were dreading the Obama-era order that would have doubled overtime eligibility …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293865/overtime-rule-changes-great-news-small-businesses/

Jun 01

Fed report: Obamacare exchange insurance costs double in past four years

The latest look at Obamacare prices show insurance through the marketplace costs more than twice as much now as it did in 2013.

New numbers from the the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services show health insurance in Illinois …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293462/fed-report-obamacare-exchange-insurance-costs-double-past-four-years/

May 03

Congressional plan for coal miner health care bailout begs question: Who’s next?

Republican members of Congress face a dilemma, particularly those from coal-mining states.

As Congress considers a $1.3 billion bailout of health benefits for retired union coal miners, they must weigh the arguments for and against such federal bailouts.

 

“My …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293157/congressional-plan-coal-miner-health-care-bailout-begs-question-whos-next/