The Hill: "White House Issues Reforms to Regulatory Process"
RFF's Vice President for Research and Policy Engagement, Billy Pizer, discusses the Office of Management and Budget's new rule proposals in a widely syndicated news article.
Billy Pizer, vice president for research and policy engagement at Resources for the Future — an energy and environment focused research organization — described the changes as a “pretty major overhaul.”
“It’s the most significant update for the U.S. government’s broad regulatory analysis policy since we’ve been doing regulatory analysis policy,” Pizer said.
In particular, this could lead to both more regulations and regulations that are more protective.
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