President Trump’s EBSA Nominee Wins Full Senate Approval

The Senate HELP Committee cleared Preston Rutledge’s nomination earlier in December; now the full Senate has approved his nomination to a post in which he will play a critical role overseeing the retirement planning industry and the future of the fiduciary rule. 

Senate HELP Committee Advances EBSA Nominee Rutledge

The advancement of President Trump’s nominee to serve as the Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Employee Benefits Security Administration might not grab mainstream media headlines, but it represents a key development for the retirement planning industry.