NCCR Press Releases/Statements

Friday, March 14, 2014
The National Council of Chain Restaurants issued the following comments from Executive Director Rob Green on the hearing held today by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on a proposal to raise the federal minimum wage: "Today's hearing is an exercise in rehearsed political...
 
Thursday, February 6, 2014
National Retail Federation Vice President and Employee Benefits Policy Counsel Neil Trautwein testified today before the House Ways and Means Committee on the impact of the Affordable Care Act, where he reiterated the retail industry's strong support for modifying the health care law's employer...
 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The National Council of Chain Restaurants today submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency on the agency's proposal to reduce the levels of corn ethanol mandate under the Renewable Fuel Standard.       
 
Friday, January 24, 2014
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from Senior Vice President David French on the anticipated House vote on H.R. 3309, the Innovation Act:       
 
Thursday, December 5, 2013
The National Council of Chain Restaurants today issued the following statement from Executive Director Rob Green on planned union activities targeting the nation's restaurant and small business community:       
 
Sunday, December 1, 2013
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from Vice President and Employee Benefits Policy Counsel Neil Trautwein on the announcement that the administration is delaying small business enrollment through the health care exchanges or marketplaces:     ...
 
Friday, November 15, 2013
The National Council of Chain Restaurants today issued the following statement from NCCR Executive Director Rob Green on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) volume mandate for 2014:       
 
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from Senior Vice President for Government Relations David French on the introduction of a new patent reform bill by House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va.:      
 
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from NRF Vice President and Health Benefits Policy Counsel Neil Trautwein on the commencement of the Affordable Care Act's new health care marketplaces:      
 
Thursday, August 29, 2013
The National Retail Federation (NRF) issued the following statement today from Senior Vice President Bill Thorne on the planned labor action at restaurant and retail locations: