Proposed Obama regs will govern Gutiérrez’ Congressional employees regardless of whether Congress adopts them.
Washington, DC –(ENEWSPF)--July 27, 2015. Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) announced that proposed Obama overtime regulations would apply to his congressional employees in Washington and Chicago regardless of whether the U.S. Congress moves to adopt them when final. The rules, announced this summer and still in the comment period until September, would raise the cap from $23,660 per year to $50,440 per year at which employees could earn time-and-a-half for overtime . . .