the working families flexibility

The current session (the 116th Congress) has a House of Representatives with a Democratic majority and a Senate with a Republican majority. Last session, both houses had Republican majorities, but they didn’t always agree on policy. This, frankly, is exactly what the founders intended when they created a bicameralLinks to an external site. legislature.Last February, Congresswoman Martha Roby introduced House Resolution 1180, which proposed to tweak the Fair Labor Standards Act stipulation that employers must pay employees overtime (at 1.5 times the regular rate for time worked over 40 hours each week). Employers would have the option to offer non-exempt employees compensatory time off (at the rate of 1.5 times the number of overtime hours worked, up to 160 hours) in lieu of overtime pay. Though the FLSA already permits public sector employees to be given compensatory time instead of cash for overtime, the new bill would include private sector workers as well.For this assignment, go to the Library of Congress’ website for research: https://www.congress.gov/Links to an external site.. Find H.R. 1180, the Working Families Flexibility Act of 2017Write an essay about this bill. Make sure your essay includes the following information.What would the law proposed by this bill do? What problem was it trying to solve?To what committee or committees was it referred? What’s the bill’s current status?Who seems to be for this? Who seems to be against it?What do you think about it? If you were a Congressman or Senator, how would you vote?Submit in Word. Cite your sources.Additional ResourcesCNN coverage: http://money.cnn.com/2017/05/02/news/economy/overtime-pay-bill-passes-house/index.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.The Hill: http://thehill.com/regulation/labor/331645-house-passes-comp-time-bill (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.Education and Workforce Committee Chair Virginia Fox tries to separate myth from fact: https://edworkforce.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=401574 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.Cato Institute analyst Virginia Brown Calder thinks this is a good idea, especially for women: http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/30/opinions/trump-budget-paid-leave-calder-opinion/index.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.The National Partnership for Women and Families doesn’t like it: http://www.nationalpartnership.org/research-library/work-family/other/an-empty-promise-the-working-families-flexibility-act.pdf (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.The Huffington Post doesn’t like it either: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/working-families-flexibility-act-will-hurt-women-and_us_58fe4d21e4b086ce589813ef (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Order your essay today and save 20% with the discount code: ESSAYHELP

Place your order
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more