Jon Michaels Pens Article for Slate: Trump’s Quiet Attack on the Regulatory State

Professor Jon Michaels weighs in on President Trump’s “incredibly consequential” push for broad deregulation in an article for Slate, which he co-wrote with Rajesh D. Nayak, deputy director of the National Employment Law Project. They discuss “how far [Trump has] come in fulfilling his promise to scrap what he calls ‘job killing regulations’ – and in advancing what former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon called the deconstruction of the administrative state.”

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Michaels probes the issue further in his new book, Constitutional Coup: Privatization’s Threat to the American Republic (Harvard University Press, 2017).