The aggressive regulatory push is creating political headaches for some Democrats.
The DEA is moving to stem a rise in the abuse of powerful painkillers.
Sen. Harkin and Rep. DeLauro say rules requiring counts on restaurant menus fall short.
The report urges greater transparency of cost-benefit studies for environmental regs.
New rules allow federal workers to scale back hours and tap into pensions.
The draft regulations are the latest in a series of initiatives targeting contractors.
The FDA should not wait for regulations to be finalized, the lawmakers say.
Forthcoming rule could cost the economy $3.4 trillion and millions of jobs, a study finds.
Rep. Mike Kelly briefly compared regulators to terrorists at the Heritage Foundation.
The former House Financial Services Committee chairman returned to defend his signature law.
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will testify before the Senate Environment and Public Works...
The agency is pulling its final rule, but intends push forward via a more deliberative process.
The new exemptions are intended to ease the regulatory burden on train operators.
The Economic Policy Institute says the forthcoming rule will help women and minorities.
Critics said the hairstyle rules discriminated against black women in the military.
Groups are pressuring the CFPB to rein in the industry with tough regulations.
Industry says spending on the program is out of line with Obama's climate policies.
Regulations would reduce Medicare payment rates to hospitals with higher readmission rates.
A dozen states argue that the power plant regulation violates the Clean Air Act.
A new executive order is meant to improve conditions for workers.
The agency is proposing closed captioning and audio description requirements.
The Obama administration is weighing controversial changes to poultry inspections.
The agency wants to make complaints against financial firms available publicly.
The dust-up follows a court ruling against the agency's first run at education standards.