Obama Blames an Excess of Federal Regulations For the Failure of Additional Federal Regulations

In spite of two weeks of government shutdown (read: paid vacation for non-essential bureaucrats), federal regulators are set to add the fifth-highest annual number of federal regulations in history. If the trend continues to the end of the year, the Federal Register (which compiles all of the federal regulations in any given year) for 2013 will include 3,604 new federal regulations. That’s about one new regulation every 2 and a half hours of a working day. Just wow. Bureaucrats write so many Read more […]

Federal Regulations Increasing Faster Than Rabbits Breed

There is one thing that President Obama and his fellow Democrats are good at and that is creating new federal regulations.  Just last week alone they added 1,571 pages to the growing volumes of federal regulations.  So far this year, the feds have generated a whopping 55,324 pages of NEW federal regulations.  Printed out on standards 8 ½ x 11 paper, and laid end-to-end, they would reach 9.6 miles. So far this year, they have produced 2,708 new or final regulations.  The feds are turning out Read more […]