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Still, it is remarkable that a fairly weak prohibition like UMRA has been such an effective impediment to mandating by direct order.
But simple economic analysis shows that the opponents are making the stronger case for the mandated benefit, with the advocates arguing that the benefit is worth less than it costs and that mandating it would make workers worse off.
Much has been made of the small business lobbies' campaign against mandating that employers pay for some percentage of their workers' insurance.
Another delegate during the discussion said unfunded mandates eliminate accountability at the mandating level in that they try to separate the pleasure (of passing new popular programs) from the pain (of finding a way to fund those program).