Obama Administration Continues Reg Reform Efforts

June 1, 2011

In January, President Barack Obama announced that he was signing a new Executive Order and a new Presidential Memoranda aimed at ridding the federal regulatory process of absurd and unnecessary paperwork requirements that waste time and money. The Memoranda was directly addressed at reducing the regulatory burden on small firms....


Obama Administration Tackling Reg Reform

January 18, 2011

As previously noted, regulatory reform will be on the political agenda in the coming year. With the U.S. Congress already signaling its intent, the administration of President Barack Obama also has announced its intention to tackle regulatory reform. Yesterday, Obama penned an essay in the Wall Street Journal, outlining his administration’s plan to...


Reg Reform on the Agenda of the 112th Congress

January 11, 2011

When the work of the 112th Congress commences, it is clear that one item high on its agenda will be regulatory reform. Lawmakers in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate have indicated their intent to focus on the subject. Both Republican and Democratic Members of Congress already have...