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5 hours ago by BA_Admin
The Hill reports the American Action Forum found “27 of more than 100 regulations drafted under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) were fast-tracked with no review by the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA).” The report
says it generally ... These mistakes, and the general lack of rigor in OIRA's review process, mean these regulations could end up costing consumers and businesses more than anticipated. Even though in a hearing earlier this ...
4 days ago by Housing and Urban Development Department
Henry S. Czauski, Acting Deputy Administrator, Office of Manufactured Housing Programs, Office of Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 9164, Washington, DC 20410; telephone number .... One
commenter noted that it would be preferable for requirements for manufactured housing that are consistent with code references and with requirements for similar materials and building elements regulated by the International ...
2 days ago
... of loss to FHA. FOOTNOTE 1 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development , Annual Report to Congress Regarding the Financial Status of the FHA Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund , Fiscal Year 2012. .... The aggregate economic
impact of the document is found by examining the aggregate changes to FHA's net revenue, the total impact on consumers (rejected applicants and accepted borrowers), and the public benefits of homeownership. HUD quantifies ...
3 days ago by Rena Steinzor
Persevere, writes the former administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), and more number crunching will “enlist evidence to cut through the competing dogmas. ... The gist of the problem with cost-benefit
analysis is that it gives short shrift to public health, worker and consumer safety, and the environment by shoving off the table benefits that cannot be quantified in any reasonable way and should not be considered in an ethical ...
6 days ago by John McClaughry
(Amusingly, upon taking office in 1977 President Carter quickly appointed Baroni Assistant Secretary for Neighborhood Development, Consumer Affairs, and Regulatory Functions, taking over Newman's portfolio and adding Neighborhood
Development to it.) As luck would have it, the conference opened ... NPA had had a running battle with Hills over FHA and HUD policies, adopting as its unofficial slogan “Fire Her Ass”. Nothing they learned in their August 7 meeting ...
Jun 22, 2012 by Latino Economic Development Center
... At-Large Councilmember Vincent Orange; Renters from across the city (250 attendees expected); Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs Director Nicholas Majett; DC Housing Authority Director Adrianne Todman; ...
4 days ago by Richard Williams
Whether you realize it or not, this so-called “nudging” of consumer choice, at the hand of government, is underway: Earlier this year, the White House revealed that it is establishing a task force dedicated to studying how to motivate you—just as
parents do—to do what the government ... In 2009, Obama appointed him as administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, where Sunstein championed cost-benefit analysis of regulation, as well as “nudges.
7 hours ago by dpm (dread pirate mistermix)
As someone who gets mail at a post office box, I can tell you it's always an issue with some big organization, public or private, insists you give them a street address for delivery of mail. working at cross-purposes. Reply ... Let me say that again,
that a person comes by my house and gives me a letter FUCKING rocks! Reply ... ETA: Speaking of coming attractions, dpm, the WSJ has a preview of the NSA reforms that the Administration is likely to recommend or implement.
5 hours ago by FREDERICA CADE
U.S. Department of Justice September 18, 2013 Office of Public Affairs (202) 514-2007/ (202) 514-1888 UBS Securities Japan Co. ... Together with approximately $1 billion in regulatory penalties and disgorgement—$700 million as a result of a
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) action; $259.2 million as a result of a U.K. Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) action; and $64.3 million as a result of a Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) ...
Jun 15, 2012 by Union Blog
Local 2725 represents employees at several D.C. agencies including the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs, the Department of Environment and the Department of Housing and Community Development. D.C. Department of
Housing and Community Development (DHCD), Department of Health (DOH), Office of the State Superintendent for Education (OSSE) and DC Housing Authority (DCHA). “This new system provides an opportunity for D.C .