Housing and Urban Development
In the final days of Obama’s presidency two rules slid under the radar that drive explosive local planning and building costs, transfer control of certain grant-related planning to the federal government, and render local officials helpless to combat them.
President Donald Trump, acting on his own can easily incapacitate AFFH until incoming Secretary Ben Carson can coordinate with Congress to fully eliminate the threat. Even if Dr. Carson's confirmation takes months!
Helping our inner city poor effects our entire nation. Done properly, helping the poor builds their self-esteem, provides opportunities and reduces costly welfare programs. Equally important, it can remove HUD from meddling in local government and jeopardizing property rights.