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 […]

Obamacare Website Debacle Magnifies Larger Problems

“The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.” – Bill Gates It’s been joked about many times over the years that you don’t want the same organization that runs the post office to run healthcare. However many times it has been said, its truth is not diminished in the slightest. The federal government has always Read more […]