ERIC SCHMITT, Senator for Missouri

WASHINGTON – Today, Senator Eric Schmitt led a coalition of eight Senators in sending a letter to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Shalanda Young demanding answers on Biden Executive Order 14094 “Modernizing Regulatory Review” with regard to new deceptive regulatory accounting techniques, and prioritization of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives over expertise and merit:

“Biden’s latest executive order is yet another way in which this Administration will massively expand the administrative state, and small businesses and working-class families will certainly be paying the price. As if crushing inflation wasn’t enough, the Biden Administration is trying to cram more rules and more regulations down the throats of hardworking Americans,” said Senator Eric Schmitt. “Small business is the backbone of our economy- it is in America’s best interest to foster its growth, not burden main street entrepreneurs with costly regulations. We need to completely dismantle the administrative state and return power back to the people, and this executive order would only empower unelected bureaucrats. The American people deserve answers, and I’m going to fight to get them.”

Senator Schmitt is joined by Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN), Sen. Bill Hagerty (R-TN), Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY), Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Sen. Cynthia Lummis (R-WY), Sen. Ted Budd (R-NC), and Sen. John Thune (R-SD).


Senator Schmitt has become a leader on clawing back power from unelected bureaucrats and returning it to the hands of Americans. Recently, Senator Schmitt has:

Read the full letter attached

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