Rep. Ann Wagner says proponents are 'offering a solution in search of a problem.'
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Jobless claims surge 31,000 to 313,000
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Advisers, experts weigh in on DOL fiduciary rule's prospects and what it might end up looking like.
The Labor Department's proposal to impose a fiduciary standard on retirement advisers has stalled as the brokerage industry makes one more, eleventh-hour bid to change it.
Jobless claims drop 21,000 to 283,000
The bill preventing a government shutdown includes SEC funding hike and allowance to cut pensions. Left out is language that would have killed the DOL's fiduciary rule.
Arguments continue on both sides about the merits of the recently-leaked White House memo and what it means for the standard's future prospects.
DOL tip in 2013 prompts plans to take a look at how the funds fit.