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Sharie Byron

The Rise of the Imperial Regulator

Outside the Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C. (Larry Downing/Reuters) The week of November 15: regulatory creep, inflation, taxation, and much, much more. I was going to write this week about the president’s, uh, ambitious claim that some sort of conspiracy was behind the increase in the oil price, but numerous NR types got there first.…