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Red Tape Holds the Nation Together!

In one episode of the truly great BBC series Yes, Minister, the minister Jim Hacker notes that his Department of Administrative Affairs is unpopular. His private secretary suggests they adopt a pro-regulatory slogan, “Administration Saves the Nation!” or “Red Tape Holds the Nation Together!”

In yet another example of life imitating that series, the Environmental Protection Agency has launched a video competition called “Rulemaking Matters!

Here is CEI’s entry to the contest:


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