Thursday, July 20, 2017

Trump has killed 16 new regulations for every new one!

Paul Bedard reports in the Washington Examiner,
President Trump's administration, on orders to kill two regulations for every new one, ripped up the playbook during its first six months, eliminating 16 old rules for every new one, according to top officials.

...The bare numbers will show that the Trump administration has "withdrawn or removed from active status" 860 regulations so far.

...Comparing Obama's first five months in office to Trump's, Obama imposed $3.1 billion in costs. Trump has cut regulations, realizing an annualized cost saving of $22 million.
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