Day Forty: February 28

Presidential Executive Order on Restoring the Rule of Law, Federalism, and Economic Growth by Reviewing the “Waters of the United States” Rule

This document recommends a reinterpretation of the term “navigable waters” to ensure they remain “free from pollution, while at the same time promoting economic growth, minimizing regulatory uncertainty…” Trump orders a review of the “Clean Water Rule” and other policies for consistency with this Order.

Presidential Executive Order on the White House Initiative to Promote Excellence and Innovation at Historically Black Colleges and Universities

This Executive Order establishes the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). The mission of the Initiative includes increasing financial resources, public awareness, and other support for HBCU. Federal Agencies must also develop plans to support this initiative.


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