European Court’s Transparency Ruling May Impact Trade Talks With U.S.

Jul 17, 2014

Increased public access to EU documents could present challenges for key negotiations with U.S.

Tagged: , , ,

Freedom of Information Act Report Cards

Jul 16, 2014

Center for Effective Government gives several major agencies failing grades for transparency.

Tagged: , ,

Mixed Response to FDA’s Planned Makeover of Nutrition Labels

Jul 10, 2014

Proposed updates to label draw praise from public health groups, concern from food industry.

Tagged: , , , ,

Supreme Court Decision Strikes Compromise in Greenhouse Gas Case

Jun 25, 2014

EPA’s authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions is left largely intact, but agency faces rebuke.

Tagged: , , ,

EPA’s Climate Change Proposal May Alter Prospects for a Global Climate Deal

Jun 17, 2014

Recently proposed carbon curbing plan in U.S. sparks varied reactions abroad.

Tagged: , , ,

FTC Chair Edith Ramirez Outlines Agenda on “Big Data”

Jun 11, 2014

Commission head urges efforts to protect privacy, increase transparency, and enhance consumer choice.

Tagged: , , , ,

New Surgeon General Report Examines Smoking Fifty Years After Initial Report

Jun 10, 2014

New report examines progress in reducing smoking and makes the case for continued policy efforts.

Tagged: , , ,

Defining the Clean Water Act’s Reach

Jun 4, 2014

Opponents charge that the EPA “wants to regulate every single puddle.”

Tagged: , , ,

Improving Federally-Funded Youth Programs

Jun 3, 2014

Agency proposes new standards for homeless and runaway youth programs receiving federal grants.

Tagged: , ,

Unions May Gain Greater Access to Employer Email Accounts

May 29, 2014

The NLRB may permit employees to use company email for union business and organizing.

Tagged: , ,