Talking points from Mark Zinder. Sometimes, these really make you go hmmm?
In 2016, Americans spent an eye-watering $1.9 trillion just to comply with federal regulations. If the regulations were a country, they would be the world’s seventh-largest economy. Our regulatory tab is nearly as large as the total pretax profits of all of America’s corporations.
-MarketWatch, May 31, 2017
Deregulation is a major initiative of President Trump's agenda; for example, last week the administration ordered the government to finally stop preparing for Y2K, a bug that may have afflicted computers 17 years ago. -Bloomberg.com, June 15, 2017