Restaurant hand-washing rules unnecessary?Republican Sen. Thom Tillis from North Carolina says there are too many government regulations on businesses including the one requiring restaurant employees to wash their hands after using a restroom.
■Class discussion: Is it wrong for government to regulate business? Why or why not? What should be regulated by government - product safety, consumer protection, worker safety, environmental protection, wages, prices, hiring, etcetera? Can you find examples where too little or too much government regulation has caused serious problems?