Trump Eliminates More Than 800 Obama Regulations
16 regs removed for every new rule introduced

BY: Elizabeth Harrington
July 20, 2017 11:27 am

The Trump administration has stopped over 800 regulations proposed under former president Barack Obama, according to a new White House report.

Reuters reported Thursday:

The White House said Thursday it had withdrawn or removed from active consideration more than 800 proposed regulations that were never finalized during the Obama administration as it works to shrink the federal government's regulatory footprint.