The Trump admin. is almost uniquely situated to be an unconvincing proponent for regulatory reform & legislative reform of the APA.
He is a proponent of “regulatory budgets,” reflected in a Trump executive order, to constrain agencies' implementation of federal statutes by adopting safeguards. brookings.edu/research/the-l…
At WH OMB, he strongly opposed EPA regulation of GHGs & was there during tragi-comic episode when OMB refused to open EPA emails w/ GHG endangerment finding.
Because we’ve seen it all before—and it seems to be pushing the same old, unhealthy agenda.