Securities and Exchange Commission

Mary Altaffer / AP

New York, Connecticut and six other states have sued the Securities and Exchange Commission for ignoring the will of Congress and failing to protect mom and pop investors.

Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP

The Securities and Exchange Commission has continued its aggressive enforcement approach toward Wall Street traders. That’s according to an analysis of data that includes the first three months of the Trump administration.

Richard Drew / AP

One of the many reforms Republicans are pushing to ease regulations on business is a rule that would limit who can make proposals during a company’s annual meeting. CEOs say the change will focus more attention on increasing the long-term value of publicly traded companies, but some worry it could end what’s often called “socially responsible investing.”