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The Small Business Advocate - August 2014

Brooke Nelson

The August 2014 newsletter features Chief Counsel for Advocacy Winslow Sargeant's recent trip to Oklahoma, where he met with small business representatives. In addition, the newsletter highlights Advocacy staff news and regulatory news.

In This Issue:

Regional News:

Advocacy Leaders Learn About Oklahoma’s Small Business Landscape, 1

Staff News:

Christine Kymn Appointed Chief Economist and Director, Office of Economic Research, 2

Tayyaba Waqar Joins Advocacy as Assistant Chief Counsel, 2

Message from the Chief Counsel:

Leaving Advocacy in the New Year, 3

Regulatory News:

EPA, Corps Rules Would Redefine Scope of Waters Subject to the Clean Water Act, 3

FDA Rule Concerns Sanitary Transport of Food, 4

FWS Rule Would List Snakes as "Injurious," 4

DOJ Proposes Rule Requiring Captioning for Movie Theaters, 4

CFPB Proposes to Amend Regulation C, 4