In a Justice Department Shutdown, Some Agencies Can Still Litigate

Even during budget crises, federal law empowers agencies to use appropriations to defend civil cases.

President Trump’s Regulatory Vision

How the incoming President might shape his strategy in the regulatory sphere.

The Misguided Manifesto of Regulatory Reform

Recent proposed legislation may weaken key regulatory and law enforcement mechanisms.

An Easier Way to Untangle Regulatory Knots

Congress could help agencies reduce regulatory redundancies by passing a single law.

EPA Enforcement in a Time of Financial Constraint

Scholar argues that the EPA has to look for cheaper, more efficient enforcement strategies.

Do Federal Regulations Impede Economic Growth?

Study finds increasing federal regulation does not impede GDP or job growth.

The Administrative President

In his second term, President Obama will seek even more policy change by influencing federal administrative agencies.

Implementing Sequestration

Understanding the process reveals why the fiscal cliff should be avoided.

Ryan’s Record on Regulation

Presumptive Republican veep nominee has proposed cutting agency funding and deregulating industries.

Federal Register Will No Longer Be Printed, Obama Says

The federal government’s daily publication will appear online only.

PAYGO Proposed to Manage Agency Regulations

Could regulatory PAYGO work like legislative PAYGO?

Patent Reform Bill Passes Senate, Taken Up By House

Most substantial reforms in half century proposed for the U.S. patent system.