A million pages of laws and regs and still growing
With MORE THAN a million pages of local, state and federal laws and regulations in this country, I’m not sure it’s a good thing our Legislature is busy passing new laws.
My favorite politician is Calvin Coolidge who liked to nap in the White House during the afternoons. He believed the less he worked, the better off the country was.
One step in the right direction comes from Republican state Rep. Mark Baker of Brandon. He proposes to repeal Mississippi’s Certificate of Need (CON) law which restricts hospitals and clinics from opening.