Jun 5, 2020
BREAKING: Pres. Trump has signed an executive order waiving environment protection regulations from a vast array of construction projects. Republicans railed against executive orders in the Obama era, calling them an unconstitutional power-grab. They have not objected to the more than 150 executive orders Pres. Trump has signed.
In US news and current events today, President Trump is instructing fed. agencies to waive protective laws, like the Endangered Species Act and the Nat’l. Environmental Policy Act, so that approval for new mines, highways, and pipelines can speed up.