How Trump Is Laying Regulations to Waste
InsideSources covers deregulation under the Trump administration.
President Donald Trump has taken an aggressive approach in his push to rollback regulations, begging the question of what the impact will be for everyday Americans.
Trump pledged in the latter weeks of last year that he would bring regulations down to their 1960s levels. He stood between two radically different size stacks of paper that compared the regulatory burden between the two eras. His administration has since worked to roll back regulations in the hopes of boosting economic growth.
Those efforts have resulted in some fairly notable cuts to regulations and other federal rules. The Competitive Enterprise Institute found in a report Oct. 1 that the administration had reduced the federal register by 32 percent. The American Action Forum noted Oct. 3 that the administration has saved $560 million annually by cutting regulations.
Read the full article at InsideSources.