Earlier this morning, President Obama announced the issuance of an executive order that broadly requires all executive agencies and departments to take steps to address competition concerns. The executive order comes on the heels of a report issued by the White House’s Council of Economic Advisors that details the increasing concentration of markets in the U.S. economy.

Update: Jay was interviewed for a report on the President’s Executive Order by Martha C. White for NBCNews.com – check out the story here.