"If we can get a fair deal, we're willing to do it this week," Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said.
"I remain hopeful that Republicans in the legislature will stop the partisan games and start working with me to re-engage our economy safely and responsibly," Whitmer said.
Critics question whether the president is trying to do by fiat with health care what he couldn't get Congress to do by law.
The new measures signed by Trump seek to gut most of the climate change regulations put in place by President Barack Obama.
EPA employees had been told to expect executive orders shortly after Scott Pruitt's confirmation as head of the agency.
President Trump signed executive orders pulling back from the Dodd-Frank act and the Labor retirement advice rule today.
Disapproval of Trump's recent executive orders ranged from 55 percent to 60 percent.
The president's orders have grabbed headlines, but there's no guarantee they'll be implemented.
Some of Trump's first executive orders will likely undo some of the more than 275 orders signed by Obama during his eight years in the White House.
After being sworn in during a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol on Friday, Trump is poised to wield one of the most powerful tools of his office, the presidential pen, for executive actions that can be implemented without the input of Congress.
Supreme Court may have the last word on several initiatives, while Trump would be expected to undo many Obama-era regulations.
A new CNN/ORC poll shows the president's plans to expand background checks at gun shows and for online sales have the backing of two-thirds of the country.
After years of waiting for immigration reform, reactions to the president's speech are all over the map.
President Barack Obama has issued fewer executive orders than any other president since Franklin Roosevelt