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Trump kicks off rollback of financial regulations

Feb 4, 2017 - The San Francisco Chronicle

President Trump on Friday signed an executive order that will begin chipping away at the landmark Dodd-Frank Act, a set of financial regulations passed in the aftermath of the Great Recession, according to Bloomberg News.

The order directs the Treasury Department to initiate a sweeping review of the law and report back on portions that can be cut away.

Flanked by a number of high-profile corporate executives in a meeting Friday morning, Trump said that his administration expects "t

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