I’m reading an excellent book right now that’s discussing how we surrender our judgment to detailed rules and procedures: The Death of Common Sense: How Law is Suffocating America, by Philip K. Howard. These problems plague any large organization, not just government. An example from today: One of the applications I support needs to increase […]
Perhaps there need to be word limits on legislation. the legislation was a 262-page amendment to a far larger appropriations bill. What Created This Monster”, The New York Times, via David Sucher, in re Bear Stearns.