Tag: Executive Branch

Biden’s executive order targeting big business and competition: full text

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to promote the interests of American workers, businesses, and consumers, it is hereby ordered as follows:   Section 1.  Policy.  A fair, open, and competitive marketplace has long been a cornerstone of the American […]

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Justice Department is probing Lordstown Motors

The Justice Department is probing embattled electric-truck startup Lordstown Motors Corp. RIDE, -9.66%, according to people familiar with the matter. The inquiry into Lordstown Motors is being handled by the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan and is in early stages, the people said. The Securities and Exchange Commission is also looking at the company, Lordstown […]

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Trump ranks among worst U.S. presidents, as Obama moves into top 10, according to new historian survey

Historians are not being kind to Donald Trump’s legacy. According to a recent survey of a group of historians, the 45th president is one of the lowest-rated commanders in chief in U.S. history. The C-SPAN survey, which consisted of 142 “historians, professors and other professional observers of the presidency,” ranked all U.S. presidents in history […]

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Supreme Court decision could help advance Biden’s housing agenda — starting with the firing of the FHFA director

Changes are quickly coming to the regulatory body that oversees mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, thanks to a decision released Wednesday by the U.S. Supreme Court. In a decision written by Justice Samuel Alito that included many of the court’s nine justices dissenting on certain points, the Supreme Court ruled that the structure […]

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CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins calls President Biden’s apology ‘completely unnecessary’ after heated Geneva exchange

No apologies necessary, Mr. President.  That’s according to CNN’s chief White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins, who got into a heated exchange with the commander-in-chief following his long-awaited summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.  Biden had just finished a press conference following his summit with Putin in Geneva when Collins, 29, shouted out a question […]

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