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Executive Order: Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States - White House, Jan. 25, 2017
Posted on 25 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

White House, Jan. 25, 2017 - "EXECUTIVE ORDER ENHANCING PUBLIC SAFETY IN THE INTERIOR OF THE UNITED STATES By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Immigration... Read More

DOJ Will Not Defend Trump's Refugee Ban - Acting A.G. Yates
Posted on 30 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

New York Times, Jan. 30, 2017 - "Sally Yates, the acting attorney general and a holdover from the Obama administration, sent this letter on Monday to top lawyers at the Justice Department, directing them not to defend the White House's executive... Read More

Trump Seeks Tweak of H-1B Rules, Policies
Posted on 18 Apr 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

White House, Apr. 17, 2017, Background Briefing on Buy American, Hire American Executive Order - "[T]his executive order will call for the strict enforcement of all laws governing entry into the United States of labor from abroad for the stated purpose... Read More

Washington State Atty. Gen. Sues Trump Over Refugee Ban
Posted on 30 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Attorney General Bob Ferguson, Jan. 30, 2017 - "Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced that he is filing a lawsuit in federal court today against President Donald Trump, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and high-ranking Trump Administration... Read More

Aloha! Hawaii vs. Trump
Posted on 4 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Governor of the State of Hawaii, David Y. Ige, Feb. 3, 2017 - "Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin announced today that the state of Hawaii has filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump in Hawaii federal court. The lawsuit filed today asks... Read More

Executive Order Suspends Entry of Certain Venezuelans
Posted on 11 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Executive Order 13692 of March 8, 2015 - Blocking Property and Suspending Entry of Certain Persons Contributing to the Situation in Venezuela "By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of... Read More

Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Attacks by Foreign Nationals - White House (Draft, Unsigned, Undated)
Posted on 25 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Attacks by Foreign Nationals - White House (Draft, Unsigned, Undated, may contain typos) PROTECTING THE NATION FROM TERRORIST ATTACKS BY FOREIGN NATIONALS By the authority vested in me as President... Read More

Executive Order: Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements - White House, Jan. 25, 2017
Posted on 25 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

White House, Jan. 25, 2017 - "EXECUTIVE ORDER BORDER SECURITY AND IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT IMPROVEMENTS By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Immigration and... Read More

Text of Executive Order: "PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES"
Posted on 28 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

On Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order entitled PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES. The text has been reported in various media outlets, and is pasted below. Note that as of Saturday... Read More