Health care reform, the Dodd-Frank Act, environmental protection, and open government are discussed in our top news posts from 2011.
China uses regulation to protect state-owned companies and increase authoritarian rule.
New source performance standards should include energy efficiency.
The agency details its plans to enhance transparency, public collaboration.
New Department of Education rule places excessive restrictions on federal funding for higher education.
The White House has just released the first plans for retrospective reviews of existing regulations from thirty agencies, making a notable step toward evidence-based governance.
Regulatory news in review
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 federal government may contribute fees to Philadelphia to limit stormwater runoff to sewers.
The President’s budget foreshadows changes to how administrative agencies will use their funding.
New executive branch directive seeks to build an “open” government.