Tag: Trump and local government

Is President Trump’s “2-for-1” Executive Order Actionable?

Without a doubt, state and local governments would benefit from the repeal of many federal regulations – but there are legal barriers to the president’s approach. Through executive orders, presidents are able to direct the work of administrative agencies and implement authority granted to their office by a federal statute or the U.S. Constitution. President

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Congratulations President Trump – Now Let’s Work Together

Regardless of party affiliation and policy disagreements, the model of local input in the federal process over the recent years should be replicated, not rejected. This is a guest post by Mayor Craig Thurmond. Today, hundreds of thousands gather in Washington, D.C. to witness the 58th Inauguration in American history. People have traveled across the

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