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Philip K. Howard

Philip K. Howard appears in the following:

US Government's Fatal Flaw - Regulations

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Philip K. Howard, founder and chair of Common Good and the author of The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government (W. W. Norton & Company, 2014), argues that government is broken, not because of politics, but a reliance on anachronistic rules and regulations at the expense of common sense.

 

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How Would You Change Regulation?

Monday, September 19, 2011

No one could possibly know every rule, and that's one of the problems with it...The rules are so dense that literally no one can comply with them. If you're a mean-spirited government inspector, you can find non-compliance in any workplace, in any home in America.

Philip K. Howard, founder and chair of Common Good and author of The Death of Common Sense: How Law Is Suffocating America, on The Brian Lehrer Show

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Deficit Reduction: Malpractice Proposal

Monday, November 15, 2010

The president's deficit commission outline includes tort reform as a means to cut medical expenses. Philip K. Howard, founder and chair of Common Good and the author of Life Without Lawyers: Liberating Americans from Too Much Lawtalks about his alternative solution: medical courts.

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Lawyerless

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Philip K. Howard, author of Life Without Lawyers: Liberating Americans from Too Much Law, says Americans are being hamstrung by too many legal restrictions.

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