President Donald Trump has been very busy since his Inauguration, signing executive order after executive order. And just incase you’re losing track, here is a full report by the Raycom News Network:
Friday, Jan. 20
Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies – The memorandum orders a freeze on all nonemergency regulations being registered pending review by the administration.
Executive Order Minimizing the Economic Burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Pending Repeal – Executive departments were given authority to stop the collection of fees related to the Affordable Care Act.
Monday, Jan. 23
Presidential Memorandum Regarding the Hiring Freeze – A freeze was announced for all civilian federal employees in executive departments. The White House wants a reduction in the federal government’s work force through attrition.
Presidential Memorandum Regarding Withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations and Agreement – The statement withdraws the U.S. from TPP negotiations.
Presidential Memorandum Regarding the Mexico City Policy – The memorandum cuts funding for agencies that provide abortions overseas.
Tuesday, Jan. 24
President Trump Takes Action to Expedite Priority Energy and Infrastructure Projects – Among other things, the order urges the reduction of “the burden of regulations and expedite high priority energy and infrastructure projects that will create jobs and increase national security.”
Presidential Memorandum Streamlining Permitting and Reducing Regulatory Burdens for Domestic Manufacturing – The order speeds up “expedited reviews of and approvals for proposals to construct or expand manufacturing facilities and through reductions in regulatory burdens affecting domestic manufacturing.”
Presidential Memorandum Regarding Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline – “I believe that construction and operation of lawfully permitted pipeline infrastructure serve the national interest,” the memorandum stated. The Army Corps of Engineers declined to grant an easement for the project.
Presidential Memorandum Regarding Construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline – TransCanada is invited to resubmit its application to build the pipeline that had been rejected by Obama’s State Department in 2015.
Executive Order Expediting Environmental Reviews and Approvals For High Priority Infrastructure Projects – The order directs agencies to “streamline and expedite” environmental reviews and approvals for ithe projects.
Presidential Memorandum Regarding Construction of American Pipelines – The Secretary of Commerce was directed to make sure materials use in pipelines are made in the U.S.
Wednesday, Jan. 25
Trump signed actions in support of a border wall with Mexico.
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