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The Promise of International Water Treaties

Aug 20, 2014 Opinion

Water-related international agreements represent a key source of untapped regulatory potential.

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When 1+1+1 Doesn’t Add Up

Aug 19, 2014 Opinion

Conflating testing and evaluation with education standards threatens Common Core.

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Politics, Law, and Presidential Power

Aug 18, 2014 Opinion

Disputes about the limits of executive power cannot be productively resolved by appeals to the Constitution.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: August 15, 2014

Aug 15, 2014 Week in Review

President Obama proclaims the week National Health Center Week, the CFPB issues its first consumer advisory on virtual currencies, and..

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Achieving Procedural Fairness in Black Lung Benefits Hearings

Aug 14, 2014 Opinion

Black lung disease is increasing, but fewer miners can successfully claim benefits.

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Regulating the Settler-in-Chief

Aug 13, 2014 Opinion

When it comes to brokering settlements, presidential power may need to be regulated.

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GAO Advises Congress on Climate Change

Aug 12, 2014 News

Official from oversight agency recommends greater effort to protect federal facilities from climate change damage.

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It’s Time to Make Rulemaking Really Transparent on Agency Websites

Aug 11, 2014 Opinion

Regulatory agencies should do more to make information about proposed rules more accessible.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: August 8, 2014

Aug 8, 2014 Week in Review

The mayor of Toledo lifts the city's drinking water ban, the FDA plans to begin regulating lab test devices, and more...

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Failure Should Spark Creativity, Not Caution, in Economic Development

Aug 7, 2014 Opinion

A cautious approach to policy failure may impede the ultimate success of development programs.

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