He wove physics and poetry into policy.
Trump did more than any recent president to pare back regulatory red tape, but the incoming Biden administration is eager to add more.
Entrepreneurs discouraged by red tape even before COVID-19 need officials to leave them alone.
Thanks to coverage at Reason and pushback from the industry, the federal government voided $14,000 fees on do-gooder craft distillers just in time for the new year.
It took 15 years for the agency to decide that consumers didn’t actually need to be protected from the threat of substandard fruit desserts.
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Little gray men encounter reams of red tape.
You might finally be able to buy a dishwasher that gets the job done, unless Joe Biden changes the rules again.
Nearly 60 percent of Californians approved a proposition to exempt Uber and Lyft from most of Assembly Bill 5.
As is so often the case, Trump's claims are not matched by Trump's actual record.
Occupational licensing rules are more often arbitrary bureaucratic hurdles than they are protections for health or safety.
Prop H will make it easier for businesses to set up shop or readapt their space, all while preventing nosey neighbors from bringing everything to a halt.
Anti-biotech activists cite the precautionary principle to maintain chestnut tree-free forests.
Regulations have hiked up the cost of doing business, causing firms to automate and hire more employees with advanced degrees.
Patients and providers should be able to meet remotely without bureaucrats getting in the way.
It took a crisis for policymakers to see that hundreds of rules were not worth the burdens they imposed.
The health crisis revealed red tape that hobbles our lives even in good times.
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In two separate op-eds yesterday, the senators pitch central planning as the best response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Health care workers will now be allowed to use the Chinese-certified KN95 masks, which are equivalent to the N95 masks that are in short supply.
Before this, the wait period was a year.
Restrictions on takeout cocktails, telemedicine, hand sanitizer, and plastic bags are among the rules being chucked aside in a crisis.
Many regulations serve little to no public purpose.
"You cannot just decide you want to sell groceries," said Barbara Ferrer, the director of L.A. County Public Health.
The agency's emphasis on caution over speed led to needless suffering and loss of life long before the COVID-19 pandemic.
SB 50 would have legalized mid-rise apartments near transit stops and employment centers. State lawmakers felt it went too far and/or not far enough.
Hysterical reactions greet the White House's modest changes to federal clean water rules.
New proposed regulations from the White House's Council on Environmental Quality would limit how long federal environmental reviews could last.
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Dump intrusive trade policies to give a real boost to consumers and entrepreneurs.
The trade war should be thought of as a massive tax and regulatory scheme.
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Licensing reform efforts cross partisan barriers. Unfortunately, so do efforts to cripple opportunity and prosperity.
Senate hearing shows, once again, why marijuana needs to be decriminalized at the federal level.
Reps. Earl Blumenauer and Thomas Massie have introduced a bill that would cut federal airport spending while giving airports more freedom to raise their money.
Previously, hair braiders were required to spend 1,500 hours taking cosmetology classes.
Gov. Tom Wolf just signed a bill to recognize occupational licenses obtained in different parts of the country.
Consolidation in hospital markets is one cause of rising healthcare costs.
Tariffs, threats to use antitrust regulations against big tech firms, and an interest in social media regulation could overshadow one of the adminstration's big victories