30Nov 1, 2006
The Economy and the 2006 Midterm Elections
The guests talked about whether voter concerns about the economy will affect key House, Senate and gubernatorial elections on November 7. Topics included job losses in states with manufacturing ...
25Dec 11, 2003
Federal Overtime Pay Rules
Witnesses testified regarding changes in federal overtime pay regulations. Committee members and witnesses opposed the changes. Among the issues discussed were the number of workers who ...
16Jul 31, 2003
Proposed Rule on Overtime Pay
Witnesses testified regarding proposed changes to overtime regulations. Supporters of new regulations argued that the old regulations needed to be updated. They also claimed that the new ...
22Jan 6, 2003
Unemployment Insurance Benefits
The guests talked about possible legislation to extend unemployment insurance benefits. They responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.