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Washington Examiner: 27 regs for every new law

Monday, 5 January 2015

The Washington Examiner reported that the Administration issued 3,541 rules and regulations in 2014, while only 129 laws were signed into action, according to calculations by the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI). That means there were 27 new regulations and rules for ever new law last year -an alarming number for small businesses across the country.

CEI’s Vice President Clyde Wayne Crews added, “That’s not even counting the pen and phone and other regulatory dark matter that are rising in prominence like bulletins, guidance documents, blog posts and press conferences that amount to ‘law’ in their own right,”

Read the entire article here.