Often, I’ll hear from business owners – of both large and small businesses – that they are drowning in the constant addition of new federal rules and regulations...averaging at 10 new regulations a day! These costs are affecting the very livelihood of Americans, hurting job growth nationally, and raising compliance costs without congressional approval.
Our Founding Fathers intended for us to be a nation of laws and not men. The idea behind this was that while kings could be capricious, the law was not. It was steady and constant and applied equally to the rich and the poor. This has been one of the cornerstones of what made America exceptional.
Over the past week, I have heard from many people at home regarding their interest in H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act. It would create a voluntary uniform national labeling standard to certify a product contains no genetically engineered ingredients while preventing states from imposing their own labeling requirements.
The tragedy of Chattanooga and the five marines who died tragically did not represent the first recruitment center that’s been attacked here in the homeland. In 2009, a similar attack occurred in Little Rock, Arkansas that killed one serviceman and wounded another.
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