Single Mom Faces Jail Time After Participating in Facebook Food Group

Joe Khalil in Fox40 on November 4, 2016

A Stockton woman faces an impending trial and potential jail time after she joined a social media community food group, and sold some of the meals she cooked, which county San Joaquin County officials say is against the law…

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Early Report on ‘Regulatory Relief’

Paul Fain in Inside Higher Ed on June 23, 2017

The U.S. Department of Education on Thursday offered a first glimpse at how it is carrying out the Trump administration’s push to ease federal regulations — and asked for advice on what rules it should eliminate…

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In S.E.C.’s Streamlined Court, Penalty Exerts a Lasting Grip

Gretchen Morgenson in The New York Times on May 4, 2017

On its face, it seemed like a simple case. Eric D. Wanger, according to regulators, had done things a money manager shouldn’t do…

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Fixing How FDA Regulates Diagnostic Lab Tests

Roger D. Klein and David A. Hyman in Investor’s Business Daily on June 21, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced its intention to begin to regulate a class of medical laboratory tests called laboratory developed tests (LDTs). But before it embarks on new regulatory initiatives, the FDA should fix the significant deficiencies in its oversight of the laboratory tests that are already within its jurisdiction…

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GM’s Barra applauds Trump for cutting regulations

Keith Laing in The Detroit News on June 19, 2017

General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra applauded President Donald Trump’s administration on Monday for working to reduce the number of regulations that U.S. companies have to comply with to conduct business in the nation…

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The Tyranny of the Administrative State

John Tierney in The Wall Street Journal on June 9, 2017

Sometimes called the regulatory state or the deep state, it is a government within the government, run by the president and the dozens of federal agencies that assume powers once claimed only by kings.

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