Remarks By President Biden on Earth Day and at Signing of an Executive Order Strengthening the Nation’s Forests, Communities, and Local Economies

Seward ParkSeattle, Washington 11:07 A.M. PDT THE PRESIDENT:  Hello, everybody.  (Applause.)  My name is Joe Biden.  I work for Patty Murray.  (Applause.)  Been doing it for a long time. I can’t think of a better place to celebrate Earth Day — this magnificent park.  I’ve only been here once before.  I came to speak years…

Executive Order on Strengthening the Nation’s Forests, Communities, and Local Economies

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.  Policy.  Strengthening America’s forests, which are home to cherished expanses of mature and old-growth forests on Federal lands, is critical to the health, prosperity, and resilience of our communities — particularly…

FACT SHEET: President Biden Signs Executive Order to Strengthen America’s Forests, Boost Wildfire Resilience, and Combat Global Deforestation

New actions will protect against wildfire threats, support local economies, and reduce climate pollution Today, on Earth Day, President Biden will sign an Executive Order to expand his Administration’s historic and bold efforts to tackle the climate crisis, make our nation more resilient to extreme weather, and strengthen local economies. The President will sign the…

Executive Order on Advancing Economy, Efficiency, and Effectiveness in Federal Contracting by Promoting Pay Equity and Transparency

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.  Policy.  It is the policy of my Administration to eliminate discriminatory pay practices that inhibit the economy, efficiency, and effectiveness of the Federal workforce and the procurement…

Executive Order on Prohibiting Certain Imports, Exports, and New Investment with Respect to Continued Russian Federation Aggression

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.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code,  I, JOSEPH R. BIDEN JR., President…

Background Press Call by Senior Administration Officials on the President’s New Digital Assets Executive Order

Via Teleconference (March 8, 2022) 6:21 P.M. EST      MODERATOR:  Good evening, everyone.  Thank you for joining today’s press call to discuss President Biden’s new executive order on ensuring responsible innovation in digital assets.      As a reminder, this call will be on background, attributed to a senior administration official, and the contents of this…

Executive Order on Ensuring Responsible Development of Digital Assets

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.  Policy.  Advances in digital and distributed ledger technology for financial services have led to dramatic growth in markets for digital assets, with profound implications for the protection…

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