The proposed legislation would give Congress authority over a limited set of major regulations.
After Dodd-Frank, financial regulations of independent agencies should be subject to OIRA review.
The government should not resolve the debt ceiling crisis, as it did the financial crisis, by manipulating the rule of law.
Agencies fail to provide necessary fairness when they compensate large groups of people.
Congress should use a rare political moment to improve the U.S. regulatory process.
New Department of Education rule places excessive restrictions on federal funding for higher education.
In the process of handing environmentalists a loss in AEP v. Connecticut, the Court strengthens the EPA’s authority over greenhouse gas emissions.
Agencies underestimate the value of human life by consistently ignoring health inflation and wealth inflation.
The federal government lacks an independent office to provide retrospective analysis of regulations’ costs and benefits.
Codifying cost-benefit analysis requirements of Executive Order would preempt valuable nuances of current review system.
Congress should resist the popular misconceptions of the critics of benefit-cost analysis.
The White House has just released the first plans for retrospective reviews of existing regulations from thirty agencies, making a notable step toward evidence-based governance.