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Eric Greitens on Government Reform

 

 


Slash 33,000 regulations across the board

We need to get government off our backs. Regulations that waste money, waste time, had been building up for too long, like plaque in the arteries of Missouri's economy. We launched the most aggressive effort to roll back unnecessary regulations in the US. By taking a strong, thoughtful, conservative approach to government, we are taking nearly one out of every three regulatory requirements in the state of Missouri--that's 33,000 regulatory requirements--off the books for good.
Source: 2018 Missouri State of the State address , Jan 10, 2018

Cut red tape, cut back regulations

Missourians are fed up with career politicians' failures. They want a Navy SEAL and conservative outsider who has never run for office to get us back on track. When I'm governor, I will cut red tape, cut back regulations, sign right-to-work, end tax credit bribery, reform the tax code and end programs that encourage dependency instead of lifting people out of poverty.
Source: LWV's Vote411.org on 2016 Missouri Gubernatorial Race , Sep 19, 2016

Ban gifts from lobbyists; close revolving door; limit terms

WE MUST END THE CULTURE OF CORRUPTION. I believe that career politicians have turned Jefferson City into a corrupt, do-nothing embarrassment. I will clean up the mess by banning gifts from lobbyists, closing the revolving door between legislators and lobbyists, and applying term limits to every statewide elected official.
Source: 2016 Missouri Governor campaign website EricGreitens.com , Oct 9, 2015

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