– The Wall Street Journal
The latest NFIB survey shows small firms still trying to find all the new employees they want.
– Bloomberg Law
House Democrats plan to use their new majority to bring Labor Department officials in for hearings on a botched regulation for tipped workers and a move to allow teenagers to work in health care jobs, Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.) told Bloomberg Law.
– The Washington Post
After years of trying, Democrats expanded their influence in state capitols on Tuesday, flipping more than 300 state legislative seats while also claiming a majority of the nation’s attorney general offices.
– The New York Times
A change in control will block renewed tax-cut initiatives, but there may be room for accord on drug pricing and even stimulus, if the recovery falters.