23 Environmental Rules Rolled Back in Trump’s First 100 Days

Type: 
Literature
Publication: 
Popovich, N., Schlossberg, T. 2017. 23 Environmental Rules Rolled Back in Trump’s First 100 Days.
Year Published: 
2017
Organization: 
NGO
Description: 

President Trump, with help from his administration and Republicans in Congress, has reversed course on nearly two dozen environmental rules, regulations and other Obama-era policies during his first 100 days in office.Citing federal overreach and burdensome regulations, Mr. Trump has prioritized domestic fossil fuel interests and undone measures aimed at protecting the environment and limiting global warming. Article lists the federal policies, protections, and regulations that have been overturned by the Trump Administration.

Category: 
climate change, Trump administration, environmentalism, deregulation, emissions, standards, pollution, greenhouse gas regulations, energy, fossil fuels