Trump says will quit Pacific trade deal on day one of presidency


Posted at Nov 22 2016 07:45 AM | Updated as of Nov 22 2016 09:10 AM

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump released a video on Monday laying out actions he will take on his first day in office on Jan. 20, including withdrawing the United States from a Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.

Trump also said he would issue a rule cutting government regulations, direct the Labor Department to investigate abuses of visa programs, and cancel some restrictions on energy production, including shale oil and gas and coal. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by David Alexander)