Differences between federal and state energy regulations will likely require judicial intervention.
Local governments should conduct a formal analysis before designating private property as historic.
Transportation safety agency and senators push for regulations combatting sleep apnea in rail employees.
Economists find that strict housing regulations may significantly lower U.S. gross domestic product.
Rail industry’s complaints about recent Surface Transportation Board proposals are misplaced.
Lawmakers are missing an opportunity to support renewable energy infrastructure.
The STB is considering proposals that would hurt the successfully managed freight rail industry.
California was more effective than the federal government at preventing foreclosures during the Great Recession.
House bill on autonomous vehicles restricts state policies that could improve safety.
Rail safety can be improved by realigning industry and regulatory goals.
Experts tackle the problem of preserving affordable housing in booming real estate markets.
A French agency’s report on the Germanwings accident reassesses the balance between medical privacy and public safety.