QUOTE OF THE DAY….From Ezra Klein, explaining why Cass Sunstein’s appointment as head of OIRA matters:
The key event here, and this gets a bit dull, was Executive Order 12291.
That does sound dull, doesn’t it? But it’s not, really, and Ezra provides a nickel summary of how the Office of Management and Budget has gotten so powerful over the past few decades and why its regulation watchdog is important. Go read.