- Andrew Koppelman: Executive order "Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Cost," speaks the language of principled libertarians
- But its beneficiaries are people and companies that pursue their own gain at the expense of the public, he says
Andrew Koppelman is the John Paul Stevens Professor of Law at the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own.
(CNN)Republicans are friendly to business and suspicious of regulations. They want minimal government as a matter of principle. But there is another group that wants to shrink government: professional criminals who hate cops. They want no interference when they hurt people.