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12-To-1: That's How Many Regulations Trump Reportedly Repealed For Every New One Issued

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The Daily Caller cited CEI's Vice President for Policy and Senior Fellow Wayne Crew's "An Annual Snapshot of the Federal Regulatory State" report.  

President Donald Trump made deregulation a major priority of his administration, quickly issuing executive actions for agencies to review and get rid of overly-burdensome and duplicative rules.

Tackling the federal regulatory apparatus has long been a goal of conservatives. A report issued by the Competitive Enterprise Institute in April found federal regulations cost nearly $2 trillion a year, or about $15,000 for every American.

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