President Trump signed two executive orders, one to review the Dodd-Frank Act and the other to delay the implementation of the Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule.
White House officials described President Donald Trump’s Executive Order for “Reducing Government Regulations and Controlling Regulatory Cost” as Trump’s “one in, two out” plan: For every regulation promulgated by a federal agency, that agency must “identify” two existing regulations to be targeted for extinction.
Less than a week into his presidency, Donald Trump has so upset the liberal applecart that many Democrats just don’t know how to cope. But in a classic case of Reductio ad Hitlerum, at least one Democrat in Congress has found his safe place. In response to Trump’s immediate actions to keep his campaign promise to secure the border between the United States and Mexico, Gerald Edward “Gerry” Connolly (D-Va.) took to Twitter with a comparison to Hitler.
Representative Mick Mulvaney, President Trump’s pick to head up the Office of Management and Budget, suggested looking at raising the retirement age during his confirmation hearing on Tuesday.
Even as Democrats publicly and loudly decry corporatist political “dark money,” billionaire Democrats and other donors funnel hundreds of millions to radical and violent causes.
An article in the New York Times for January 23 carried an editorialized headline: “Trump Repeats Lie About Popular Vote in Meeting With Lawmakers.”
Hateful, incendiary rants from Madonna, Ashley Judd; Media cover up communist parties, radical groups sponsoring-promoting-organizing the event.
President Trump has reinstated a policy against taxpayer funds going to promote abortion in foreign countries. The policy was first crafted by President Reagan in 1984, but was overturned by President Obama in 2009.