Christina Reichert

Will Proposed Federal Rule Effectively Relax Stricter State Bans on Shark Finning?

Marine agency’s proposed rule may preempt more protective state and territorial laws.

Week in Review

Obama releases climate change plan, Supreme Court finds DOMA unconstitutional, and more…

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Debate over OIRA’s Virtues and Vices Continues

Cass Sunstein and Lisa Heinzerling debate what really happens in OIRA.

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Supreme Court allows FTC continue suit, SEC may seek admissions of guilt, and more…

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Confirmation hearing for OIRA nominee, Supreme Court takings decision, CFPB offers exemptions, and more…

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SEC votes to reform money management fund operation, ITC rules Apple violated patent, and more.

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Agencies increase health-contingent health plan reward, EPA issues rule for alternate contaminated water tests, and more.

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EPA proposes rule for stringent emissions standards, Supreme Court gives deference to FCC statutory interpretation, and more.

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DOJ opens investigation of IRS for unfair scrutiny, the Senate confirms Moniz as Secretary of Energy, and more.

EPA Nominee Questioned about Transparency

Republican Senators focus on the EPA’s openness.

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Obama signs executive order to share government information, Republicans block EPA nominee, and more.

Fixing 15% of the Student Loan Debt Problem

CFPB seeks to remedy issues with private student loans.