OFCCP Week in Review: February 13, 2017
The OFCCP Week in Review (WIR) is a simple, fast and direct summary of relevant happenings in the OFCCP regulatory environment, authored by experts John C. Fox and Candee Chambers.
Monday, February 13, 2017: Trump Nominees of Interest Wrap Up
Andrew Puzder to be Secretary of Labor: now scheduled for confirmation hearing this Thursday February 16, 2017 beginning at 10:00 am [this will be a raucous hearing and a close vote]
Mick Mulvaney to be Director of the Office of Management & Budget (OMB). The Senate Budget Committee on February 2 forwarded Mr. Mulvaney’s name to the full Senate on a party-line vote recommending the Senate confirm his appointment. However, no Senate vote is yet scheduled.
THIS COLUMN IS MEANT TO ASSIST IN A GENERAL UNDERSTANDING OF THE CURRENT LAW AND PRACTICE RELATING TO OFCCP. IT IS NOT TO BE REGARDED AS LEGAL ADVICE. COMPANIES OR INDIVIDUALS WITH PARTICULAR QUESTIONS SHOULD SEEK ADVICE OF COUNSEL.
Reminder: If you have specific OFCCP compliance questions and/or concerns or wish to offer suggestions about future topics for the OFCCP Week In Review, please contact your membership representative at (866) 268-6206 (for DirectEmployers Association Members), or email Candee at firstname.lastname@example.org with your ideas.