President Biden is set to sign three executive orders targeting gun violence on Thursday, but student activists are calling on the president to do more with his executive authority.
The president is expected to announce a series of directives related to gun control later this week, as the U.S. confronts an increasing incidence of gun violence nationwide.
Louisiana attorney general Jeff Landry has accused President Joe Biden of "a reckless abuse of presidential power."
"If we really want something that is going to be lasting, we need to pass legislation," the vice president said.
We will always be significantly dependent on global supply chains—the question is not how to eliminate this dependence (because we can't). Instead, we should ask which systems can mitigate the risk of that dependence.
President Joe Biden's federal mask mandate will still have authority over places like courthouses, airports and public transportation in states that have recently rescinded their mask mandates.
The bill's author says it has nothing to do with Biden's political party and has everything to do with the high number of executive orders he has already issued just one month into his presidency.
With power failures causing devastation across Texas, many people began questioning the integrity of the United States' energy supply. Some accused Biden of handing over the country's power grid to the Chinese in an executive order signed in January.
As President Biden continues to sign executive orders, some wonder if he could solve the issue of medical debt with a stroke of his pen.
President Joe Biden spent his first week in office signing executive orders and memorandums on priority issues, including climate change, LGBT rights, the economy and health care.
As part of his plan to prioritize actions to combat climate change, President Biden issued a new executive order aimed at oil and gas drilling.
Of all the executive orders Biden has signed during his first week in office, a third have been reversals of Trump-era policies.
The president signed a wave of executive orders during his first week. Here's how they compare to what he promised he'd get done in the early days of his administration.
President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed an executive order aimed at eliminating "profit-based incentives to incarcerate" prisoners by ending federal contracts with privately operated prisons.
"As long as Biden continues to push this hard-left agenda down the throats of Americans there's not going to be any unity," Pastor Robert Jeffress told Fox Business.
"The Biden administration directed DHS to violate federal immigration law and breach an agreement to consult and cooperate with Texas on that law," Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a Friday statement.
After the president gave the order against LGBTQ discrimination, GOP representative Greg Steube reintroduced a bill to stop transgender athletes from taking part in female sports.
Speaking from the Senate floor, the minority leader said the new president should "remember that he does not owe his election to the far left."
Biden will sign an order Thursday requiring those in airports, airplanes, ships, intercity buses, trains and public transportation to wear a face mask while travelling.
President Joe Biden's order overturning former President Donald Trump's diversity training ban said that "a historic movement for justice has highlighted the unbearable costs of systemic racism."
With a standalone bill that would allow $2,000 stimulus checks apparently dead in the Senate, could President Donald Trump sign an executive order that would allow the higher direct payments to reach Americans?
"The executive order stymied diversity and anti-racism training efforts outside of federal agencies as well," read a Tuesday letter from the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
According to the White House, the order directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide priority access to COVID-19 vaccines to Americans.
Biden said he will issue a mask mandate for all federal buildings, planes, trains and buses during his first 100 days in office.
"Because the virus is so pervasive, it may be very difficult if not impossible to prove that the illness is work-related," North Carolina Department of Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry wrote.
GOP Governor Doug Burgum said religious services were a "common sense" exception while announcing a new state-wide mask requirement Friday night.
The governor's latest order advised residents to "only leave your home if it's absolutely necessary" and warned against gatherings with those outside their household.
Joe Biden campaigned on an ambitious political agenda that included progressive proposals on immigration, health care, climate change and criminal justice reform. But the prospect of a split Congress, led by Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, puts those goals at risk.