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Trump on Trade: More Questions than Answers

What will happen to U.S. trade under the new Trump administration?  Which voices in the Cabinet and Congress…

Judge Puts Hold on New Overtime Regulations

Yesterday, a federal judge in Texas imposed an injunction effectively blocking changes to federal overtime laws that were…

Attorney General: Massachusetts Well-Positioned on Health and Energy

The approach that Massachusetts takes to key employer issues such as health care and energy will depend heavily…

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Marijuana Question Passes; Now What for Employers?

Massachusetts has a new law permitting the possession and recreational use of marijuana. Voters approved Question 4 on…

Economic Growth Tops Employer Concerns on Election Day

Job creation, economic growth and government spending top the list of concerns among Massachusetts employers as Americans head…

Speaker Outlines Objective to Create ‘Jobs, Jobs and More Jobs’

The formal portion of the 2015-2016 session of the Massachusetts Legislature produced landmark laws governing energy, economic development…

Business Confidence Rises for Second Consecutive Month

Confidence among Massachusetts employers rose for a second consecutive month during October, bolstered by a surprising improvement in…

Marijuana Legalization Harmful to Business

A proposed law on the November ballot to legalize and commercialize marijuana in Massachusetts would reverse decades of…