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Rising Above the Partisan Fray, Most Organizations Call for IRS Rulemaking to Continue

Lisa Gilbert | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics
Lisa Gilbert

Despite the obvious need for revised rules, the IRS rulemaking has unfortunately become a divisive partisan issue and the political punching bag du jour.

The Bottom Line: U.S. Fisheries and Us

Lee Crockett | Posted 12.19.2012 | Green
Lee Crockett

NOAA should withdraw this flawed proposal and work to create one that will improve public access to fisheries information so that our oceans can be managed effectively.

Dave Jamieson

Life-Saving Regulation Languishes As Campaign Money Flows

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A federal rule meant to protect the lungs of workers has been caught in bureaucratic purgatory for more than a year now, frustrating pub...

Where Is Jamie Dimon When You Need Him?

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 04.17.2012 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Now, when there are some very real and very serious anti-American actions being asked for, Dimon is strangely silent. Could it be because the current anti-American requests coincide with his claims against financial reform? Of course it is.

A 5-Part Plan for the President to Fight the Banks "Every Inch of the Way"

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 02.19.2012 | Politics
Dennis M. Kelleher

It is past time for the president to let his actions speak for him and they will speak louder than any of his words. That is what the American people are waiting for. That is also what the banks, Wall Street and their allies fear most.

Dan Froomkin

OBAMA'S BIG MISTAKE: Ambivalent Regulator Cass Sunstein

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 08.13.2011 | Politics

When President Barack Obama let it be known in January 2009 that he had selected Harvard law professor Cass Sunstein to be his regulatory czar, it was...

False Choices: Senator Warner's Plan to Adopt a Regulation, Drop a Regulation

Sidney Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sidney Shapiro

The presumption that we've got lots of useless regulation in place plays off of years of conservative rhetoric about how regulatory red tape is choking American business. But this idea is divorced from reality.

Grateful for Clean Air This Thanksgiving? Help Save It!

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Christine Pelosi

As you give thanks for clean air this Thanksgiving, take a quick minute to help keep it that way.

Midnight Regulations: The Bush Administration's Final Right-Wing Tweaks

ProPublica | Joaquin Sapien and Jesse Nankin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Here is a rundown of rules and regulations that the Bush administration is pushing through the rulemaking process in its waning days. We will update t...