CEI Today: Abuse of tax dollars, new regulation report, TSA body scanners, and more

Tuesday, November 24, 2015
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IRS Complaint Filed Against GMU Professor Shukla’s Nonprofit For Abuse Of Funds

Today the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) and Cause of Action (CoA) filed a joint complaint asking the IRS to revoke the tax-exempt status of the Institute of Global Environment and Society, Inc. (IGES), an organization that has received over $60 million in federal grants. > Read more

> Interview an expert



Big Sexy Holiday Fun With The Fall 2015 Unified Agenda Of Federal Regulations

While the overall Agenda count is down (except in the long-term category), that seems to obscure an increase in the volume of more costly rules over the past several years. > Read more

> Interview Wayne Crews



Government Submits TSA Body Scanner Final Rule Schedule to Court

We are pleased the TSA is now providing the public insight into its body scanner rulemaking process, although it took years of work to get this far. > Read more

> Interview Marc Scribner



House Commerce Committee Approves "Pizza" Bill to Ease Onerous Calorie Labeling Rule

Starting on December 1, 2016, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is supposed to require all chain food restaurants with 20 or more locations will have to list calorie information for “standard menu items” on all signs and printed menus. > Read more

> Interview Michelle Minton





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