America Today: Burkean Nation? By Robert Heineman


Is it possible in America to speak of nationhood and expect patriotic allegiance to what passes for a nation within the boundaries of the United States?  Drawing on Burke is there a way of postulating the interaction of values and …

Here’s the Infrastructure Deal


Echoing Common Good, the President announced in his State of the Union that any infrastructure agreement must “streamline the permitting and approval process – getting it down to no more than two years, and perhaps even one.”

This reference to …

Common Good Responds to CRS and Defazio Critiques of “Two Years” Report


The Congressional Research Service (CRS), at the behest of House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Peter DeFazio, recently released a memorandum critiquing Common Good’s white paper, “Two Years, Not Ten Years: Redesigning Infrastructure Approvals,” that was published in 2015. …

Philip Howard Testifies Before House Small Business Committee


UPDATE:   Inc. magazine’s Leigh Buchanan reports on Philip’s testimony and his three-step plan for streamlining small business regulation. Read here piece – “When It Comes to Regulations, the Deck Is Stacked Against Small Businesses” – here.

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