Update: Texas case involving free speech of licensee
The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons has filed an amicus brief seeking review of the case of Hines v. Alldredge by the US Supreme Court.
Indiana: recommendations to deregulate engineers and others
Indiana's Jobs Creation Committee has issued a report recommending that engineers, home inspectors, hearing aid dealers and auctioneers no longer be licensed professions in the state.
White House releases report on occupational licensing
The White House has released a report, "Occupational Licensing: A Framework for Policymakers," providing a framework for licensing reform including examples of best practices.