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:

Did Hillary Just Have a "You Did Not Build That" Moment?

On Greenspan, Geithner, and Dodd-Frank

Feeding Entrepreneurship by Starving Regulation

Caution Needed When Interpreting Polls for Public’s Policy Preferences

The Sloppiest Fact Check Ever?

Tide Turning? New poll shows support for legalizing marijuana drops • Forbes on Fox

Walmart's new low-fee checking accounts coming under fire • Forbes on Fox

Congress: Let Us Help You with Cell Phone Etiquette

The Lessons of Burger King’s Move to Canada

Bags Be Gone

The FDA's New Food Regulations Are A Recipe For High Food Prices

POTUS Opens the Regulatory Spigot

Stubbed Out

Permanent Landlords?

Proposed EPA Regs Would Affect Climate by Eighteen-Thousandths of a Degree by 2100 — and Cost U.S. Economy $51 Billion Annually

The EPA’s Shoddy Math

$34 Billion in New Regulations under Wraps

No Playing Around

Has Political Virtue Become a Fashion Statement?

Goodbye Kitty?

The Energy Biz: Getting Pumped Up Over Local Solutions

Braiding: When Small Businesses Get Tied in Knots by State Licensing Authorities

Paid Leave and Employee Morale

Americans have more confidence in small businesses than in big business • Cavuto

New Battlefront in Business: Uber & Lyft Meet Government Regulation

Scaling Back Government Licensing Regulations to Spur Opportunities

Abolishing Occupational Licensing Won't Eliminate the Wage Gap

Govt needs to stop adding & start cutting regulations to help Americans • Forbes on Fox

Dog Days Screening: Join IWF for a fun night at the movies!

New Regulations Hose Charity Car Washes in Virginia

Paid Menstrual Leave?

Do Working Mothers Need a Licensing Fairness Act?

Is EPA becoming a "rouge agency" trying to block government oversight? • Forbes on Fox

Cutting Spending Doesn’t Cut Jobs, but Government Regulations Do

Regulators: Eyeing the Web

IWF Joins Coalition Letter Opposing Federal Ban on Internet Gambling

“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