CIRT Position Statements & OpEds
March 31, 2016 - CIRT provides Official Comments
to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in opposition to require all employers with 100 or more workers submit pay data from W-2 forms along with the already mandated EEO-1 diversity report.
September 3, 2015 - CIRT provides Official Comments
to the U.S. Department of Labor on "Salaried Employee Pay".
April 15, 2015 - CIRT Comment Letter
to Senator Ron Johnson & Senator Tom Carper on the accumulative effect the "regulatory complex" has on every day aspects of American lives, lands & liberties.
October 15, 2014 - CIRT provides Official Comments
to the EPA/Corps Expanded Reach Under “Waters of the U.S.” Rulemaking Proposal
August 5, 2014 - Mark A. Casso's Letter to the Edito
r in response to the Wall Street Journal business blog on Real Time Economics entitled "Is There Really a Shortage of Constructions Workers?" (8/04/14).
April 1, 2014 - CIRT Provides Official Comments
to the NLRB's Proposed Rulemaking on "Union Certification Elections"
October 23, 2013 - CIRT letter to Rep. Don Young
in support for his amendment to H.R. 3080, the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), which requires the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to contract with private sector surveying and mapping firms, wherever practical, in the performance of these services for Corps projects.
November 29, 2012 - Regulatory Streamlining - A Matter of Sound Governance
(a white paper prepared by Mark A. Casso, CIRT President)
June 7, 2012 - CIRT Supplemental Comments to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Proposed New Rules by the DOL's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP).
June 1, 2012 - CIRT Comments to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on the Burden of Excessive Regulatory Red-Tape on Job Growth in the Design/Construction Industry
May 20, 2011 - CIRT Comments to the U.S. Small Business Administration on Suspending the Proposed Size Standard Revision for Professional, Scientific and Technical Services [76 Fed Reg 14323 (3/13/2011)]
January 6, 2011 - CIRT Comments to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on the Burden of Excessive Regulatory Red-Tape on the Industry’s Jobs and Costs
May 28, 2010 - CIRT Comments to the Office of Federal Procurement Policy on Work Reserved for Performance by Federal Government Employees
March 25, 2010 - CIRT Letter to the Federal Communications Commission on the "Net Neutrality" Debate
February 23, 2010 - CIRT Letter to the Senate re: The Small Business Revitalization Act
August 25, 2009 - CIRT Comments on Use of PLAs for Federal Construction Projects
February 17, 2009 - Not All Spending is Equal
April 25, 2006 - CIRT's Position on a National Immigration Policy
May 2004 - Government Competition
May 2004 - Attacks Open a New Front on the U.S.Efforts in Iraq
February 2004 - Letter to the Investor's Business Daily (IBD)
December 2001 - After 3 Months: It's Still Not Business as Usual