“Bush and Cheney’s Last Shot” by Dan Froomkin
October 31, 2008, 1:00am
Did we really expect President Bush and Vice President Cheney to go quietly?
R. Jeffrey Smith writes: “The White House is working to enact a wide array of federal regulations, many of which would weaken government rules aimed at protecting consumers and the environment, before President Bush leaves office in January.
“The new rules would be among the most controversial deregulatory steps of the Bush era and could be difficult for his successor to undo. Some would ease or lift constraints on private industry, including power plants, mines and farms.
From The Washington Post