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#Executive Order

# executive-order - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Biden revokes Trump orders on ‘anarchist’ cities and more
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Biden revokes Trump orders on ‘anarchist’ cities and more

Feb 25th 2021, 6:45 AM 30,658 Views 32 Comments

The 46th president has been undoing dozens of Trump orders since taking office.

# executive-order - Monday 25 January, 2021

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops

Jan 25th 2021, 5:36 PM 27,035 Views 60 Comments

The move undoes Trump’s controversial decision in July 2017 to bar transgender personnel from serving “in any capacity” in the military.

# executive-order - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Joe Biden to sign a dozen executive orders on his first day as US President
# White House
# White House

Joe Biden to sign a dozen executive orders on his first day as US President

Jan 17th 2021, 9:31 AM 44,296 Views 45 Comments

Inauguration day is on Wednesday.

# executive-order - Friday 7 August, 2020

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok
# China
# China

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 10:10 AM 35,777 Views 59 Comments

The order comes into effect in 45 days and appears to ban transactions with the Chinese owners of the app.

# executive-order - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Trump signs executive order on police reform following weeks of protests
# Policing
# Policing

Trump signs executive order on police reform following weeks of protests

Jun 16th 2020, 9:14 PM 18,110 Views 45 Comments

The order would establish a database that tracks officers with excessive use of force complaints in their records.

# executive-order - Friday 29 May, 2020

'We're fed up with it': Trump signs executive order following factchecking row with Twitter
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

'We're fed up with it': Trump signs executive order following factchecking row with Twitter

May 29th 2020, 7:01 AM 38,924 Views 100 Comments

Trump said the factchecks were ‘editorial decisions’ by Twitter and amounted to political activism.

# executive-order - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Trump declares national emergency over IT threats, targeting Chinese telecom giant Huawei
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Trump declares national emergency over IT threats, targeting Chinese telecom giant Huawei

May 16th 2019, 7:07 AM 19,178 Views 37 Comments

Trump signed an executive order prohibiting the purchase or use of equipment from companies that pose “an unacceptable risk to the national security”.

# executive-order - Friday 10 March, 2017

Trump's revised travel ban facing new court challenges
# Modified
# Modified

Trump's revised travel ban facing new court challenges

Mar 10th 2017, 7:37 AM 11,278 Views 41 Comments

Hawaii filed the first suit on Tuesday.

# executive-order - Monday 6 March, 2017

Donald Trump has brought in a new travel ban targeting people from six countries
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Donald Trump has brought in a new travel ban targeting people from six countries

Mar 6th 2017, 5:02 PM 25,154 Views 61 Comments

The new ban applies to six of the seven countries which were included in the initial travel ban.

# executive-order - Monday 13 February, 2017

Trump planning to speed up deportation of illegal immigrants
# Immigration
# Immigration

Trump planning to speed up deportation of illegal immigrants

Feb 13th 2017, 7:36 AM 17,234 Views 87 Comments

The White House confirmed the president’s plans to introduce a raft of new immigration measures.

# executive-order - Friday 27 January, 2017

Trump will publish a weekly list of crimes committed by illegal immigrants
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Trump will publish a weekly list of crimes committed by illegal immigrants

Jan 27th 2017, 9:10 AM 26,217 Views 207 Comments

The move will “better inform the public regarding the public safety threats”, according to the executive order.

# executive-order - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

The pen is mightier: How US Presidents lay down the law by executive order
# Explainer
# Explainer

The pen is mightier: How US Presidents lay down the law by executive order

Jan 25th 2017, 6:04 AM 15,941 Views 11 Comments

The orders make it clear to federal agencies what the presidents want.

# executive-order - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Superstorm Sandy: Governor says he will reschedule Halloween if necessary
# No Messing
# No Messing

Superstorm Sandy: Governor says he will reschedule Halloween if necessary

Oct 30th 2012, 3:00 PM 9,729 Views 33 Comments

The weather can mess with Chris Christie all it likes, he’ll just whip out his Executive Order and do what he wants.