Regulation


Rand Paul: Repeal all of Obamacare and replace immediately

By Against Crony Capitalism January 3, 2017   Rand Paul: Repeal all of Obamacare and replace immediately     Obamcare is not only a BAD program. It must be remembered Obamacare is a deeply CRONY program with all sorts of sweet little deals for the “healthcare” industry. We’d be wise to listen to Dr. Paul. […]

Rand Paul: Repeal all of Obamacare and replace immediately

Feds imprison veteran for making improvements to his own property

Feds imprison veteran for making improvements to his own property

By Against Crony Capitalism December 28, 2016   Feds imprison veteran for making improvements to his own property     When regulators get like this people lose respect for the regulators. Indeed people come to see the regulators as out and out enemies, which in many cases they are. This is a man, I don’t […]


Big Government – The Reason You Need a License to Braid Hair

By Isaac Davis Waking Times December 8, 2016   Big Government – The Reason You Need a License to Braid Hair     We live in a time when big government is such an ingrained part of our lives that it’s difficult for most people to comprehend what freedom even is. Bureaucracy has inserted itself into pretty […]

Big Government – The Reason You Need a License to Braid Hair

One in six adults on psychiatric drugs… is at any wonder society seems so deranged?

The DEA Is to Blame for America’s Opioid Overdose Epidemic

By Cathy Reisenwitz Foundation for Economic Education December 7, 2016   The DEA Is to Blame for America’s Opioid Overdose Epidemic     Heroin overdose rates doubled in 28 states between 2010 and 2012, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A record-breaking 28,000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2014. In 2000, […]


The ‘Draft Women’ Legislation Roller Coaster Ride

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute December 4, 2016   The ‘Draft Women’ Legislation Roller Coaster Ride     During consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) in the spring, the proposal that women be required to sign up with Selective Service just as are men started on a roller coaster ride in the […]

The 'Draft Women' Legislation Roller Coaster Ride

The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress

The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress

By Gary Galles Mises Institute November 28, 2016   The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress   Who creates federal laws? Civics books say it is Congress, but the real answer today may be the executive branch. Earlier this year, James Gattuso and Diane Katz reported that just the 229 major regulations issued since 2009 added […]


SEC Chair To Step Down When Trump Takes Office

SEC Chair To Step Down When Trump Takes Office

By Chris Morran Consumerist November 14, 2016   SEC Chair To Step Down When Trump Takes Office     While the world waits to see what happens to the leadership and policies of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the head of another federal financial regulator has made it clear that she will be stepping down […]


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Blame Government, Not Markets for Monopoly

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 31, 2016   Blame Government, Not Markets for Monopoly   When Time-Warner announced it planned to merge with another major communications firm, many feared the new company would exercise near-total monopoly power. These concerns led some to call for government action to block the merger in order to […]


Obamacare “architect” Johnathan Gruber: Increase the Obamacare fines to force young people into enrollment (VIDEO)

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 30, 2016   Obamacare “architect” Johnathan Gruber: Increase the Obamacare fines to force young people into enrollment     That’s right, Mr. Gruber, who famously explained that Obamacare only became law because of the “stupidity of the American voting public“, explains now that Obamacare is not imploding (HA!), […]

Obamacare “architect” Johnathan Gruber: Increase the Obamacare fines to force young people into enrollment

Leaked email shows Democrats knew that raising the minimum wage would cost jobs

By Against Crony Capitalism October 13, 2016   Leaked email shows Democrats knew that raising the minimum wage would cost jobs     The minimum wage debate is one we’ve covered closely here at ACC. One of the primary reasons is we know that a significant increase in the minimum wage above the market rate […]

Leaked email shows Democrats knew that raising the minimum wage would cost jobs