executive order

(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
January 12, 2019 - 9:21 am
By LISA MASCARO , AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama stunned Republicans when he bypassed Congress and — relying on what he called his pen and his phone — used executive powers to enact his agenda, including protecting millions of young immigrants from...
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President Donald Trump signs an executive order to keep families together at the border.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
June 20, 2018 - 3:39 pm
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally. It was a...
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