Speeding Reconstruction by Cutting Red Tape
Publication Date: May 2006
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Regulation; congress; reconstruction
More than nine months ago, Hurricanes Katrina and Rita ripped through the Gulf Coast destroying lives and communities. As Members of Congress continue to explore options for facilitating the ongoing reconstruction, they should consider several basic guidelines, which have been reinforced by the lessons learned so far in the reconstruction process.