federal regulations

Federal Court Judge Stops The Interior Department’s Assault On Obama’s Methane Rule (Video)

Federal Court Judge Stops The Interior Department’s Assault On Obama’s Methane Rule (Video)

It’s been said we are a nation of laws. In the Trump era, resistance does not only come from protesters marching with signs and slogans. It also comes from the courts. On Wednesday, San Francisco federal judge Elizabeth Laporte ordered the Interior Department to reinstate a regulation former President Barack Obama instituted to restrict harmful methane […]

With Republicans At The REINS, Our Fundamental Protections Are Under Siege (VIDEO)

With Republicans At The REINS, Our Fundamental Protections Are Under Siege (VIDEO)

If there is one thing we can count on Republicans to be consistent about, it’s the incessant calls for repeal of “job-killing regulations.” We know, though, it has nothing to do with jobs, but about protecting billionaire lobbyists and the corporations they work for. Recently, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal future standards […]

Trump Says 70 Percent Of All Federal Regulations ‘Can Go’ (VIDEO)

Trump Says 70 Percent Of All Federal Regulations ‘Can Go’ (VIDEO)

According to Donald Trump, fully 70 percent of all federal regulations are completely unnecessary and he would eliminate them in his first days in office if elected president. At a town hall meeting in New Hampshire Thursday, Trump proudly proclaimed: “We are cutting the regulation at a tremendous clip. I would say 70 percent of […]