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Oct 29 2020
Trump's EPA rewrote the rules on air, water energy. Now voters face a choice on climate change issues
Election Day will be a decision between deregulation or re-regulation. A look at Trump's rollbacks and their long term effects nationwide.
Cherise Harris noticed a change in her eldest daughter soon after the family moved a block away from a 132-year-old coal-fired power plant in Painesville, Ohio.
The teen’s asthma attacks occurred more frequently, Harris said, and she startedUSA TODAY
Jan 08 2018
The U.S. has hit historic low unemployment rates overall and for minority groups such as black workers while Hispanic workers reached an historic low in November. How much of this is due to this administration's deregulation and other pro-growth policies?Washington Examiner New York Times (News) Forbes
May 28 2020
President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed out at Twitter for applying fact checks to two of his tweets.
Trump had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering on Wednesday, lashing out at the new policy he believed interfered with hisAssociated Press
Dec 14 2017
The Federal Communications Commission voted to overturn Obama-era net neutrality regulations that were put in place to ensure a free and open internet. Right-leaning publications celebrated the news as a victory for deregulation, while Left-leaning outlets asserted it will give too much power to large corporations.The Daily Wire Reuters BuzzFeed News
Jan 07 2015
After stuffing Wall Street's stockings in December with subsidies for risky trading, the House of Representatives plans to wish big banks a happy New Year on Wednesday by hacking up and delaying the Volcker Rule.
The Volcker Rule is a key reform adopted after the 2008 financial meltdown that bans banks from gambling in securities markets with taxpayer money -- a tactic known asHuffPost
Mar 10 2015
Conservatives don't like to talk about race. And there are some very good reasons why. The first is that the left constantly and spuriously plays the race card against the right. Conservatives spent decades saying that welfare hurt the very people it was supposed to help by disincentivizing work. They were accused of being racists for saying that — until conservatives passed welfare reform,The Week - News
Mar 03 2020
At the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday, the Trump administration is seeking to make it easier for the president to call in the heads of the nation's independent agencies and say those words he was famous for on TV: "You're fired!" In particular, the administration is asking the court to restrict or reverse a decision that dates back nearly a century, and that has been repeatedly reaffirmed.NPR (Online News)
Sep 18 2019
The Trump administration is set to formally revoke California's tailpipe waiver under the Clean Air Act on Wednesday, according to a source with knowledge of the change.
The move is a major strike in the ongoing battle between the Trump administration and California over the state's right to enact more stringent air pollution standards due to its poor air quality.
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Feb 18 2020
President Trump ripped former President Barack Obama for pulling a “con job” after he touted his own involvement in the current economic boom.
On President’s Day, Mr. Obama tweeted, “Eleven years ago today, near the bottom of the worst recession in generations, I signed the Recovery Act, paving the way for more than a decade of economic growth and the longest streak of job creation inWashington Times
May 20 2019
The contours of a second-term agenda for President Trump are coming into view, 18 months before the 2020 election.
Immigration and the economy will be at its heart, just as they were during his 2016 run. But issues of trade and deregulation will be there, too — as will a nominal proposal to replace ObamaCare with some as-yet-unspecified legislation.
It’s a very early stage atThe Hill