From Overlawyered :
That’s part of a pattern in which governments are slashing many old regulations that they realize get in the way of crisis response and complicate the lives of ordinary citizens trying to work and shop under difficult conditions. My Cato colleague Chris Edwards links some of them in this post , including compilations by the Competitive Enterprise Institute and Americans for Tax Reform. (More: R Street Institute ; Katherine Timpf, National Review .
- “Overlawyered”: https://www.overlawyered.com/2020/03/an-emergency-bonfire-of-the-regulations/
- “links some of them in this post”: https://www.cato.org/blog/slashing-regulations-combat-coronavirus
- “R Street Institute”: https://www.rstreet.org/2020/03/18/small-regulatory-reforms-that-can-help-people-during-the-pandemic/
- “Katherine Timpf, National Review”: https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/03/coronavirus-outbreak-big-government-innovation-important-in-uncertain-times/