Lame duck Obama has no chance of fulfilling these policy dreams
President Obama’s last days in office could see a flurry of new executive orders and last-minute regulations, but many of his plans that would require approval by Congress are dead thanks to Donald Trump’s election.
The bad news for the president includes the fate of his Supreme Court nomination and new environmental regulations, which one Republican Capitol Hill aide described as “kaput.”
And as for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade deal that is strongly opposed by Trump, New York Sen. Charles Schumer admitted to union leaders on Thursday that it will never pass. – READ MORE