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It is truly an honor to have my new book New Democracy serve as the vehicle for these 12 diverse, thoughtful, and fully engaged commentaries on the history of American democracy and the rise of the modern American administrative and regulatory state. My special thanks to Nick Parrillo and the Yale Journal of Regulation for organizing this symposium and for selecting such a great group of smart and talented interlocutors. My response can only touch on a handful of the important issues constructively flagged throughout these extensive reviews. But I will carry so many other of these critical ideas and suggestions forward as I continue work on a multi-volume history of legislation, regulation, and administration in America.