PBS NewsHour

Trump and the GOP take aim at Obama-era regulations

Clip: 02/03/2017 | 5m 56s

President Trump punctuated his first two weeks in office with a push to begin deregulating the financial industry. Meanwhile, Congress is using a seldom-used law to target recent rules set by the Obama administration, including environmental protections and gun control. William Brangham and Lisa Desjardins join Judy Woodruff for a closer look.

Aired: 02/03/17

Rating: NR

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