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Burr's anti-worker stance should be a game-changer

He wants to keep many people working for nothing: He said the tendency of the Obama administration to implement regulations without the participation of Congress has made investors gun-shy. An example, he said, is a federal rule scheduled to go into effect Dec. 1 that will raise the pay threshold below which workers must get overtime pay from $455 a week to $913. The amount has been unchanged since 2004.
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