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BREAKING NEWS: Congressman Introducing Bill Delaying DOL Fiduciary Rule

Posted by BSMG on 6 Jan 2017

InvestmentNews: Breaking news coming out of Washington this afternoon as a bill has been introduce to delay the DOL fiduciary rule. Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., introduced a bill today that would delay the implementation date of the Department of Labor's fiduciary rule by two years from enactment of the legislation.


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"This legislation will delay the implementation of this job-destroying rule, giving Congress and President-elect Donald Trump adequate time to re-evaluate this harmful regulation," Rep. Wilson, a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, said of the Protecting American Families' Retirement Advice Act.

Read the full InvestmentNews article here.

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Topics: DOL, Department of Labor