Obama's SOTU: A Campaign Speech That Erodes The Power Of The Citizenry

Obama's SOTU: A Campaign Speech That Erodes The Power Of The Citizenry

February 18, 2013
Originally published in Forbes

Every year legislators and bureaucrats disgorge new laws and regulations which discourage job creation. Clyde Wayne Crews of the Competitive Enterprise Institute has pointed to the government’s “hidden tax” of regulation, which alone imposes nearly $2 trillion in compliance costs on the economy.