Trump's 2-for-1 Regulatory Slashing Spurs New Lawsuit
Consumer, environmental and labor advocates argue executive order is unlawful.
Consumer, labor and environmental advocates on Wednesday rolled out a broad challenge to President Donald Trump's executive order directing federal agencies to cut two regulations for every new one adopted. The lawsuit in Washington federal district court alleges the order will do more harm than good, requiring the rollback of rules that have a net benefit for society in spite of their compliance costs.
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