First Day In Office: Biden Reverses Trump Policies And Ban On Nigeria
Joe Biden the president of the United States of American, erased some actions of former president Trump in his first day at office. One would have expected that because Biden stand against all Trump policies all along.
Biden reversed Trump’s policies on the Covid – 19 pandemic, immigration, and climate change, in his first executive orders.
He also lifted the ban which restricted most of the Muslim nations from traveling to the United States,they include; Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen, Chad, North Korea, Venezuela, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan, and Tanzania.
Biden rolled out 15 orders and two other action items, at the Oval Office’s Resolute Desk.
He also mandated the wearing of mask in all federal buildings and during interstate travel compulsory.
“It’s requiring, as I said all along, where I have authority, mandating masks be worn, social distancing be kept on federal property,” the President told reporters.
Biden also signed the Paris Climate agreement and formally orders for U.S to rejoin the World Health Organization (WHO).
All Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s actions that cause family separation has been stopped, including the construction of the wall along the US-Mexico border.
He signed two orders intended to provide quick financial relief to the millions of Americans citizens who have lost their jobs during the pandemic.
Biden signed another three to address racial inequality and inequities within the American government and its systems.
He issue a decree directing the federal bureaucracy to conduct reviews and isolate any racial inequities in how government resources are allocated.
By this action it has dissolves the 1776 Commission, a Trump advisory committee established last September.
He also give another order on federal workplace sex discrimination protections to LGBTQ Americans.
In Ten days time, the administration will have roll out a total of 53 executive actions.