Defining open government and conceptualizing its success are key first steps in developing a transparency research agenda.
A proposed act would hinder needed regulations, thereby interfering with the executive branch’s constitutional authority to execute the law.
Agencies can narrow the political gap over regulation by retrospectively measuring the actual impact of their regulations.
The Obama Administration’s Open Government Initiative takes a budget hit.
Agencies show how they would react to a funding hiatus.
Scholars argue that agencies do not weigh sufficiently comments they receive under the APA.
A “Noah’s Ark of Scholars” Discusses Strategies for Increasing Public Engagement with the Government
The federal government hosts conference to promote research on open government.
The Regulatory Review announces redesigned website.
Senator proposes legislation to require cost-benefit analysis and steps for issuing non-binding guidance.
House subcommittee meets to consider the effectiveness of the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act.
Regulatory agencies’ budgets a focal point in negotiations over government spending.
Republican legislation would require Congress to approve major rules passed by federal agencies.