2A Well-Deserved Counterattack
Rep. Darrell Issa. Photo Credit: C-SPAN via Twitter
The House of Representatives voted 235-181 to approve a bill from California Republican Representative Darrell Issa – the Midnight Rules Relief Act.
The legislative measure, approved by Congress last Wednesday, would make it easier to undo last-minute regulations published by President Barack Obama’s administration.
Obama has been making last-minute moves to block Trump promises from happening. Some of these midnight regulations are environmental measures that have proven to be very expensive.
What’s more, Obama could possibly impose 1,019 more regulations before leaving office.
According to the government’s Fall 2016 unified agenda, over a thousand regulations in different federal agencies are in their final stage and only need Obama’s signature. Obama might get 800 of these done by publishing…