Government is increasingly creating rules to govern every aspect of American life. IWF analysts expose how these regulations create a costly burden on our economy, discouraging entrepreneurship and job creation, and result in a less free, less civilly engaged society.

Recent Articles:

“Paycheck Fairness Act” All About Helping Lawyers

Should It Have Been Called "Red Tape Day"?

Driven Out of Business

City Regulations Take a Bite Out of Big Apple Restaurants

California Leavin: Anywhere but the Golden State

The Pilot Shortage Made in Congress

Kutcher on Entrenched Monopolies and Regulatory Bullying

The Kid Cupcake Shutdown

Gunlock • Why a New Anti Food Industry Documentary Is Misleading • Cam & Company (01.28.14)

Government Strangles U.S. Growth

California Wage Hike Is Not Only Bad Policy, It’s Also Unjust

Feds Use Six Flags Tragedy as Their Ticket to Regulate

DOL on a Mission to Crush Entrepreneurship

California: Food-Borne Illness, Yes; Plastic Bags, No

Government Regulations Hinder Economic Growth

Working Families Flexibility Act Would Give Workers More Options

The Kinder Egg Kerfuffle

OneNewsNow: Targeting Sodas Won't Eliminate Obesity

Who Pays for Free Breast Pumps?

Government Mandating How You Spend Your Private Time

Regulations for Thee but Not for Me

West Virginia Dems: Back Off EPA

Regulation Nation

New CAFE standards a burden for car industry, consumers

Secretary of State Clinton Endorses Loosening Regulations on Businesses…in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya

Regulations Strangling American Global Competitiveness

New York Post: Morning-after Backlash

Do India and China Have Friendlier Business Climates than the U.S.?

ObamaCare Adds Up to 80 Million Regulatory Compliance Hours

A Refinery Rescue Reconsidered

You Don't Always Get What You Pay For

Orphan Drugs Need a Strong Market, Not the Nanny State

Growing Regulation Costs Hurt the Economy

Going Dumbo on Bumbo

When Congress Punts, We Pay

Backlash against Bloomberg’s Latch On NYC Campaign

Which Elizabeth Warren Will Address the Democratic Convention?

Government Party Crashers

When Government Graft Is the Key to Business Success

The President’s Pelvic Politics

Why Europe Doesn’t Want to Do Business with Americans

Nanny State Regulations Burn Students

The Cost of Obama's Food Tax and Regulation Proposals

Obama is No Friend to Small Businesses

A Necessary Law Suit

The New York Times Belittles Women

Mothering Between Extremes

Attacks on Job Creators

Is America Up To Solving The Coming Fiscal Crisis?

Breaking: Another Politicized Government Agency!