The problem with executive action
Former Vice President Mike Pence recently unveiled a "Day One Executive Action Plan" highlighting a problem we've had for decades.
Former Vice President Mike Pence was in Iowa last week. I was present for a campaign stop in Ankeny with the Northside Conservative Club and was able to listen in on a press call the day before.
During the press call, he discussed his "Day One Executive Action Plan," which you can read here.
Here are the bullet points of his plan:
Protect American Security
Ensure America’s global military dominance
End Department of Defense focus on social and transgender programs
Detain and deport illegal immigrants at the border
Reinstate the Remain in Mexico policy
Instruct federal agencies immediately restart border wall construction
Surge resources for law enforcement personnel in higher crime areas
Defund district attorneys who put criminals back on the streets
End politically motivated Department of Justice investigations
Protect American Workers
Freeze non-defense federal spending
Reverse Biden energy Executive Orders to unleash American energy
End work from home for federal workers
Reinstate rules that protect work for independent contractors in the gig economy
Reject Biden rule that requires companies to track emissions through supply chains
End Biden’s ESG retirement investment rule
Allow liquid natural gas transportation
Reverse Biden’s agreement to allow international entities to tax American companies
Protect American Values
Appoint the most conservative cabinet and judiciary ever assembled
Repeal Executive Orders that require the government to provide abortive services
Drop all federal litigation supporting abortion in states
Stop funding for any child transgender reassignment procedures
Block funding for schools that promote child sexual reassignment:
Reinstate protections for religious groups in federal contracting
During the press call we had the opportunity to ask questions, but unfortunately, since I was calling through my laptop, the method to alert the conference call operator did not work with the keypad on my computer.
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