SC Legislative Update – 11/19/20
State Funding Update The Board of Economic Advisors (BEA) recently met to update the state’s General Fund forecast for this fiscal year and release the preliminary estimate for the 2021-2022 fiscal year. Based on sales, tax, and employment data, forecasters outlined the following assumptions: South Carolina has recovered 70 percent of job losses since the...
Read More
SC Legislative Wrap Up – 2020 Successes
2020 SC Victories and Legislative Wrap Up   Successes for the slide Business License Reform Workforce Development/ fully operational Be Pro Be Proud Program (Launched in September) Fully funded UI Trust Fund for any covid layoffs and keeping all UI rates stable for 2021 for any covid layoffs Inclusion in all Executive Orders during Covid...
Read More
NC Legislative Wrap Up – 2020 Successes
CRMCA Legislative Wrap Up & Successes   November 9, 2020  This year has been filled with many new challenges for businesses, communities, and individuals  across the globe. The COVID-19 pandemic quickly became the primary focus of North Carolina  lawmakers and other state officials, with policy decisions impacting stakeholders constantly being  considered. We navigated through the unique...
Read More
U.S. Department of Labor Issues Guidance Alerting Employers to Frequently Cited Standards Related to COVID-19 Inspections
U.S. Department of Labor November 6, 2020 U.S. Department of Labor Issues Guidance Alerting Employers to Frequently Cited Standards Related to COVID-19 Inspections WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued guidance and an accompanying one-pager to help employers understand which standards are most frequently cited during coronavirus-related inspections. OSHA based these...
Read More
CRMCA hosts Economic Outlook with Mark Vitner
CRMCA hosted a great Economic Forecast with Mark Vitner, Senior Economist at Wells Fargo on Monday, Nov. 9th via our virtual platform.  Participants and those interested in catching up can view the recorded presentation and access the pdf of the slides below. Recorded Presentation PDF of Presentation Sli...
Read More