AMERICA: RULED BY REGULATIONS?


Former Bush Regulatory Affairs Director Susan Dudley discusses the growing number of government regulations in America.
DATE: 10/24/2014

Discussion Questions

1. Are new regulations constantly needed? Why or why not?

2. Discuss some of the examples of regulations John Stossel and Susan Dudley talk about (energy efficient products, e-cigarettes, turtles, pizza, etc.). Is there a need for these rules or are they unnecessary? Defend your answer.

3. Even former Regulatory Affairs Director Susan Dudley admits that regulators don't look back and see whether their regulations are working or whether they're still needed. What could be done about this?


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