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“This is Congressman Mc Clintock’s office, how may I help you? “This is Congressman Mc Clintock’s office, how may I help you? Employers are not required to contribute anything and workers can opt out of the program if they choose.” the receptionist said again and again, scribbling down each caller’s name, address and comment. ” the receptionist said again and again, scribbling down each caller’s name, address and comment. The first such program was expected to launch this year in Oregon. Chamber of Commerce and a coalition of Wall Street investment firms long opposed to government-sponsored retirement programs that could compete with their own offerings, key Republicans are moving to revoke the federal approval.“Our nation faces difficult retirement challenges, but more government isn’t the solution,” said a statement from Rep.
Licensing laws facilitate responsible gun ownership by requiring a person to obtain a license before purchasing a firearm.
The 2016 law being targeted requires employers to enroll 6.8 million California workers who currently have no access to a retirement savings account at work in a state-sponsored plan.
Millions more in seven other states that have passed laws similar to California’s would also be enrolled in those states.
Many more states are now weighing joining a movement that has been years in the making.
California first took steps toward creating its program in 2012.
And it is intensifying the debate about whether conservatives who now control Washington will honor their pledge to respect states’ rights, even when states pursue policies out of step with the Republican agenda.