• Use of the Congressional Review Act In the 112th Congress to Overturn Obama Administration Regulations
  • January 20, 2011 | Authors: Holly Fechner; Nicole L. Welch
  • Law Firm: Covington & Burling LLP - Washington Office
  • On Wednesday, January 5, the 112th Congress — which includes a Republican-controlled House of Representatives and a narrow Democratic majority in the Senate — began. Republican leaders in both chambers have stated that they hope to use the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to overturn regulations issued by the Obama Administration. Potential targets include: