Witnesses agree about the importance of thorough cost-benefit analysis.
Defining open government and conceptualizing its success are key first steps in developing a transparency research agenda.
Could regulatory PAYGO work like legislative PAYGO?
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.
New government website teaches users how to request government information but with mixed reactions.