Tag: regulation

Kanter: Anti-regulatory sound bites are not governing

We live in a world of sound bites. Six-second Vines, 140-character Tweets, and Instagramable infographs are here to stay. Though these brief bits of information may be sufficient for getting elected, they make terrible policy. “Not only are our airwaves burdened by sound bites,” said founder Josh Kanter in a recent Salt Lake Tribune Editorial. “But our

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Environmental Organization HEAL Honored for Providing Government Oversight

Salt Lake City — This week’s final–perhaps ever, should doomsday predictions prove accurate– Better Beehive Award goes to environmental group HEAL Utah for successfully preventing an EnergySolutions executive from being appointed to the state board that oversees nuclear waste regulation in Utah. HEAL, the Healthy Environmental Alliance of Utah, was a key player in derailing

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