Newly-inaugurated President Biden is moving quickly on a progressive agenda, including signing more executive actions in such a short period of time than any other president. If you're having trouble keeping up, you are not alone!
Biden is expected to sign some economic-focused executive orders today, including increasing food assistance and ensuring the previously approved stimulus checks make it to Americans who haven’t received them yet. He plans to outline a Buy American action on Monday, followed by a focus on racial equity Tuesday, climate change on Wednesday, health care on Thursday, and immigration on Friday next week.
Here's a list of the Executive Actions President Biden signed in his first 1.5 days in office:
Re-entering the Paris Climate Agreement
An immediate review of all agency actions taken during the Trump era,
An immediate review of Trump’s national monument modifications, including the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument
A temporary moratorium on implementation of the Coastal Plain Oil and Gas Leasing Program in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Reinstating ban on oil and gas drilling in the Bering sea
(re)Establishing an Interagency Working Group on the Social Cost of Greenhouse Gases
Revoking the Keystone XL Pipeline permit
Revoking additional EOs including: Waters of the United States rule, promoting energy independence, America-first offshore energy strategy, Energy infrastructure and economic growth, efficient federal operations, establishing discipline and accountability in the environmental review and permitting process for infrastructure projects,