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Out of control: 47 new regs for every new law

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Politics,Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets
Somebody forgot to tell Washington's regulatory agencies that it's Congress that makes laws governing American commerce. According to a new Competitive Enterprise Institute study provided to Secrets, agency bureaucrats have finalized 47 times more new rules than laws passed in 2011, a runaway record over the past nine years. CEI found that Congress passed just 81 new laws in 2011, but...