Regulation

Don’t Overlook an Out-of-Control Burgeoning Bureaucracy

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ With the political season in high gear, it is clear Americans are concerned about the top issues like terrorism and the economy. And...

Binge of Regulation: Wireless Pricing and the FCC

  JAMES L. GATTUSO, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Wireless data caps, the annoying limits on how much data you can use from your phone, have been a fact...

Obama’s Plan to Avoid Senate Review of the Paris Protocol

STEPHEN GROVES, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Obama Administration is planning an end run around the U.S. Senate in regard to a major international climate change agreement—the...

Four Big Problems with the Obama Administration’s Climate Control Regulations

NICHOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION A few years ago, cap-and-trade legislation to reduce greenhouse gas emissions failed to reach President Barack Obama’s desk because constituents gave...

The War On Air Conditioning Heats Up

BY SARAH SKWIRE, THE FREEMAN It started with the pope. In his recent encyclical, Laudato Si’, he singled out air conditioning as a particularly good...

“Animasgate” Highlight’s EPA Double Standard

BY BOB BARR President Ronald Reagan was known as the “Great Communicator” for his remarkable ability to distill complex political and philosophical principles into one-liners...

A Texas-Sized Victory for Economic Liberty

WESLEY HOTTOT, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE In a sweeping decision with major implications for entrepreneurs in Texas and across the nation, the Texas Supreme Court ruled...

The Many Problems of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and Climate Regulations: A Primer

NICHOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract No matter one’s personal opinions on the climate effects of man-made greenhouse emissions, the Obama Administration’s proposed climate-change regulations will exact...

Obama Trade Deal Doesn’t Deserve Passage

JIM DEMINT, ED FEULNER, HERITAGE FOUNDATION In recent weeks there’s been a bit of controversy in Washington over an “alphabet soup” of legislation and tactics...

Obama Trade Deal Doesn't Deserve Passage

JIM DEMINT, ED FEULNER, HERITAGE FOUNDATION In recent weeks there’s been a bit of controversy in Washington over an “alphabet soup” of legislation and tactics...

President Obama’s Permanent Presidency?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Imagine if President Obama and his policies never left office. Imagine if the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) was free to target conservatives at...

Common Core Is Rewriting American History

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY American history is such a wonderful success story, with noble goals, valiant heroes, exciting adventures, fantastic achievements against all odds, and a...