The Trans-Pacific Partnership [previously], a multinational trade agreement eliminating barriers across the Pacific in an effort to contain China’s economic power, will be one of the first casualties of the Trump administration, the President-elect announced today.
Also on the chopping block will be regulations on coal and fracking, and a new policy mandating two regulations be struck down for each new one adopted.
Trump too the unusual step of making his announcement in the form of a video on his Transition 2017 website:
A Message from President-Elect Donald J. Trump
The President-elect shares an update on the Presidential Transition, an outline of some of his policy plans for the first 100 days, and his day one executive actions.