Russian delegation leaves OSCE PA session in protest over regulations violation

Russian delegation leaves OSCE PA session in protest over regulations violation

All Russian parliamentarians have left the current session of OSCE’s Parliamentary Assembly as a protest against a blatant violation of the group’s regulations, apparently condoned by its newly elected chairman. The protest took place at the Wednesday session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Cooperation and Security in Europe that is taking place […]

Residence Kettle Transfer Is Excellent, but California’s Duties and Regulations Are undoubtedly still Tiring

Residence Kettle Transfer Is Excellent, but California’s Duties and Regulations Are undoubtedly still Tiring

U.S. News recently ranked California’s “quality of life” the worst in the nation, much to the delight of Fox News. (That metric was just one of eight used by the magazine, and California actually came in 32nd overall.) U.S. News assessed quality of life based on measures of the “natural environment” and the “social environment.” […]

Why So Many Big Businesses Love Government Regulations

Why So Many Big Businesses Love Government Regulations

So-called “government regulations” are not what most people think that they are. They don’t curb “greedy corporations,” but entrench them. They don’t harm “rapacious companies” but strengthen them. They don’t “protect” consumers, but hobble them. Government should only be there to prosecute against fraud or aggression. Once government starts “regulating,” the worst of the worst […]

Fidelity chairman says U.S. regulations lag social media advances

Fidelity chairman says U.S. regulations lag social media advances

BOSTON (Reuters) – U.S. financial regulations on data retention do not fit with the way people expect to communicate on social media, Fidelity Investments Chairman Abigail Johnson said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Fidelity Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Abigail Johnson interviews founder of Bloomberg L.P. and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg about innovation […]