Number 3 on Donald Trump’s 100 day plan was to create “a requirement that for every new federal regulation, two existing regulations must be eliminated.” It appears that he has now accomplished just that.
President Trump signed an executive order earlier this morning which require just that, according to CNBC.
BREAKING: Trump to sign exec. order this morning requiring that for every 1 new regulation, 2 regulations have to be revoked – sr. official
— CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) January 30, 2017
Trump’s executive order comes on the heels of his announcement a week ago that he wants to slash federal regulations by 75%, or “maybe more.”