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Trump Administration, GOP Senate have Cut 20.8 Million Paperwork Burden Hours, $501 Million in Regulatory Costs

The Trump administration and the Republican-controlled Senate have cut back regulations and paperwork in government, per the American Action Forum (AAF):

…the Senate was able to disapprove four regulations that resulted in $501 million in regulatory cost savings. According to AAF calculations, as of last week, the per capita regulatory burdens for 2017 now stands at $428. Since January 1st the federal government has been able to cut 20.8 million paperwork burden hours due to the actions taken by the Trump Administration and the Republican controlled Congress.