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Trump axes 860 Obama regulations, 179 from 'secret' list

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Mike Mulvaney

(Worthy News) - White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney accused the Obama administration Thursday of keeping a “secret list” of proposed regulations during Mr. Obama’s eight-year regulatory onslaught against businesses, and touted President Trump’s rollback of more than 800 Obama-era rules and proposals.

Of the 860 rules or proposed rules that the Trump administration has killed, 179 came from what he called Mr. Obama’s “secret” list. As Trump aides combed through the books, they found pending proposals that included rules on hardwood plywood research and new requirements for contamination control in cattle slaughter operations.

“They had a bunch of things that they wanted to regulate,” Mr. Mulvaney said of the Obama administration’s first term. “They just didn’t want to tell you about it. They thought it would be bad for their re-election prospects in 2012, so they created a secret list of regs that were not disclosed to you folks. We are disclosing it.” [ Source (Read More...) ]

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2 thoughts on “Trump axes 860 Obama regulations, 179 from 'secret' list

  1. I cannot figure why Mr. Trump so hates President Obama. President Obama did what he thought was right and helpful to this country. If Mr. Trump wishes to change things that is his right but his anger and hatred need not be vented - it makes him look small, inexperienced and intellectually inferior to all of his predecessors

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