In the final year of Obama’s reign he pushed through nearly 4,000 new EPA regulations.  President Trump has been busy rolling back these small business choking rules.  No wonder small business  confidence reached a 37 year high in January.  Although the main stream media won’t cover the subject investors have undoubtedly taken on a more positive view of the economy with this in mind.  Along those lines, U.S. manufactoring activity has reached a 13 year high while construction spending has risen.  More here from Reuters:

An excellent read here from  Red Tape Rollback Report :  Trump Ends Fiscal Year as America’s Least-Regulatory President Since Reagan