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Trump to Require Two Rules Be Killed for Each New One Issued

  • Action to fulfill promise made shortly after election
  • Experts say killing a regulation not as simple as it seems
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Trump: We Are Eliminating Regulations for Businesses

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President Donald Trump ordered government agencies on Monday to propose revoking two regulations for each new one they issue, fulfilling a promise he made shortly after his election.

The military and regulations related to national security will be exempt from the executive action, administration officials familiar with the action said. They requested anonymity to discuss the action before Trump had signed it.