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Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.), chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee, introduced the House version of the PRO Act bill, H.R. 842, together with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.); Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.); Rep. Andy Levin (D-Mich.); Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.); and Rep. Brendan Boyle (D-Pa.). (Photo: Shutterstock) Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.), chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee, introduced the House version of the PRO Act bill, H.R. 842, together with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.); Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.); Rep. Andy Levin (D-Mich.); Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.); and Rep. Brendan Boyle (D-Pa.). (Photo: Shutterstock)

On March 9, the U.S. House passed the “Protecting the Right to Organize Act” bill with a 225-206 vote that could classify many insurance agents and brokers as employees rather than independent contractors.

As the bill now heads to the Senate, the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) is asking members to help it lobby to add an exemption for financial professionals to the House bill and a Senate PRO Act companion bill.

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