Symposium on federal deregulation in the Trump era
June 3, 2018
WASHINGTON – The Coalition for Sensible Safeguards will host “The War on Regulation: Good for Corporations, Bad for the Public” at Georgetown Law on Tuesday, June 5.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) will deliver a keynote address on federal deregulation in the Trump era at a June 5 symposium hosted by the Coalition for Sensible Safeguards. “The War on Regulation: Good for Corporations, Bad for the Public” will also feature two panels and remarks by Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh.
Keynote Speaker: U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren
Welcome: Robert Weissman, Public Citizen
Panel I: “Deregulation in Federal Agencies in the Trump Era”
Rachel Weintraub, Consumer Federation of America (moderator)
Lisa Heinzerling, Georgetown Law
Heidi Shierholz, Economic Policy Institute
Betsy Southerland, formerly of EPA Office of Water
Panel II: “Real World Impacts of No, Weak or the Rolling Back of Public Protections”
Rena Steinzor, University of Maryland (moderator)
Janet McGee, consumer product safety witness
Penny Dryden, chemical pollution witness
Andrea Carlton, for-profit school witness
Remarks: Enforcing the regulatory rule of law
William Buzbee, Georgetown Law
Closing Speech: Attorney General Brian Frosh of Maryland
Tuesday, June 5
12 PM. – 2:30 PM EDT
Gewirz Student Center, 12th Floor
120 F Street NW
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to attend.