Labor board vacates key ruling over conflict of Trump appointee

The Hill quotes Trey Kovacs on the need for a congressional fix to the joint-employer standard.

The Competitive Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank, also called for legislative action.

“This turn of events illustrates how no decision by the Board is permanent and why it is crucial for Congress to set a standard into law instead of letting regulators decide,” said Trey Kovacs, a labor policy expert at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. “Without a permanent legislative fix, the overly broad and vague Obama-era Browning-Ferris joint employer standard is once again a threat to entrepreneurs and workers nationwide.”

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