Executive Order 13765 – Minimizing The Economic Burden Of The Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act Pending Repeal

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Donald J. Trump

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. It is the policy of my Administration to seek the prompt repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148), as amended (the “Act”). … Continue reading Executive Order 13765 – Minimizing The Economic Burden Of The Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act Pending Repeal

Final Press Conference

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon, everybody. Let me start out by saying that I was sorely tempted to wear a tan suit today — (laughter) — for my last press conference. But Michelle, whose fashion sense is a little better than mine, tells me that’s not appropriate in January. I covered a lot of the ground … Continue reading Final Press Conference

The President’s News Conference

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon, everybody. Let me start out by saying that I was sorely tempted to wear a tan suit today — (laughter) — for my last press conference. But Michelle, whose fashion sense is a little better than mine, tells me that’s not appropriate in January. I covered a lot of the ground … Continue reading The President’s News Conference

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:15 P.M. EST MR. EARNEST: Good afternoon, everybody. I don’t actually have any announcements at the top, but — Q: Thank you. (Laughter.) MR. EARNEST: But because today marks my last briefing, I hope you’ll indulge me a couple of personal thoughts before I go to your questions. As … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Executive Order 13764—Amending the Civil Service Rules, Executive Order 13488, and Executive Order 13467 To Modernize the Executive Branch-Wide Governance Structure and Processes for Security Clearances, Suitability and Fitness for Employment, and Credentialing, and Related Matters

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and as part of continuing efforts to modernize the overarching executive branch enterprise to ensure that all persons performing work for or on behalf of the Government are and continue to be loyal to the … Continue reading Executive Order 13764—Amending the Civil Service Rules, Executive Order 13488, and Executive Order 13467 To Modernize the Executive Branch-Wide Governance Structure and Processes for Security Clearances, Suitability and Fitness for Employment, and Credentialing, and Related Matters

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Josh Earnest

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:50 P.M. EST MR. EARNEST: Good afternoon, everybody. Happy Friday. TGIF, for one last time. Q: Friday, the 13th. MR. EARNEST: That’s good luck. Let me do one, quick announcement before we get to your questions. Today the White House is hosting a transition exercise with current and perspective … Continue reading Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Executive Order 13761—Recognizing Positive Actions by the Government of Sudan and Providing for the Revocation of Certain Sudan-Related Sanctions

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000 (22 U.S.C. 7201-7211) (TSRA), … Continue reading Executive Order 13761—Recognizing Positive Actions by the Government of Sudan and Providing for the Revocation of Certain Sudan-Related Sanctions

Executive Order 13762—Providing an Order of Succession Within the Department of Justice

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998, 5 U.S.C. 3345 et seq., it is hereby ordered that: Section 1. Order of Succession. Subject to the provisions of section 2 of this order, the following … Continue reading Executive Order 13762—Providing an Order of Succession Within the Department of Justice

Executive Order 13763—Providing an Order of Succession Within the Environmental Protection Agency

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998, as amended, 5 U.S.C. 3345 et seq. (the “Act”), it is hereby ordered that: Section 1. Order of Succession. Subject to the provisions of section 2 of … Continue reading Executive Order 13763—Providing an Order of Succession Within the Environmental Protection Agency

On-the-Record Press Call by Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes and Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson on Cuba Policy Announcement

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

Via Telephone 5:55 P.M. EST MR. PRICE: Good evening, everyone, and thanks so much for joining this call, especially on such short notice. We wanted to convene this call to discuss the changes to the policies and regulations affecting Cuban nationals that were announced late this afternoon. First, the ground rules. This call is on … Continue reading On-the-Record Press Call by Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes and Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson on Cuba Policy Announcement