From: OIRA Watch

Jim MacRae, a long time member of CRE’s Board of Advisors has passed as a result of a battle with leukemia.

Jim was a recognized expert in the regulatory process. He had the unique experience of being the only Deputy Administrator in the history of OIRA who also served as the Acting Administrator during the entire tenure of a sitting President. Mr. MacRae had the difficult job of defending OIRA’s role in its  early days often to a very hostile Congress