Tag: Executive Order

US President Donald Trump Signs Executive Order To Expand America-First Offshore Drilling, But Industry Demand Is Low

U.S. President Donald Trump just signed an executive order to expand offshore drilling to areas that were previously off-limits, despite low industry demands. The move angered environmental groups, which plan to fight it in court.

Business Tech April 29, 2017

Trump’s ‘Buy American, Hire American’ Executive Order Limits Visa Program For Tech Workforce

Under the ‘Buy American, Hire American’ initiative, President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order targeting the H-1B work visa program. This could bring significant changes for the tech companies contracting highly skilled immigrant workforce, altering the visa allocation system.

Business Tech April 20, 2017

Trump’s Immigration Policy Affects Health Care Interests: Travel Ban Keeps Doctors Out

The new travel ban signed by President Donald Trump on March 6 might affect the nation’s health care system in ways that haven't been thoroughly considered. The regions that most stand to lose are rural areas facing an unresolved shortage of doctors.

Public Health March 9, 2017

EPA In The Trump Era: Reports Claim New Executive Orders To Reshape Environmental Protection

The fate of the Environmental Protection Agency lies in the hands of the Trump administration. Reports of more than a few upcoming executive orders could reshape the agency.

Earth/Environment February 19, 2017

Here’s A Complete List Of Tech Companies Opposing The Trump Immigration Ban

Silicon Valley loves immigrants, and tech companies stand united to fight President Donald J. Trump's immigration ban. What's happening now, and who signed the amicus brief?

Business Tech February 6, 2017

Apple Mulling Legal Action Against Trump Executive Order, Hoping To Rescind Immigration Ban

Apple is condering legal action to press the Trump administration into rescinding the controversial executive order. Company CEO Tim Cook has been vocal against the immigration ban and has pledged to keep fighting.

Apple February 1, 2017

Google Employees Walk Out Of Offices To Protest Trump Immigration Ban, Company Leaders Join The Rally

Google staff rallied against Trump's immigration ban and more than 2,000 employees protested. Google CEO Sundar Pichai and co-founder Sergey Brin joined the #GooglersUnite protest and opposing the controversial executive order.

Life & Style January 31, 2017

Starbucks Answers Trump Immigration Ban With Pledge To Hire 10,000 Refugees Over The Next 5 Years

U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order continues to make waves and meet increased opposition. In response to the immigration ban, Starbucks has now pledged to hire 10,000 refugees over the next five years, starting in the United States.

Business Tech January 30, 2017

ACLU Sues White House Over Trump Immigration Ban And Shatters Fundraising Records: $24 Million This Weekend

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) shattered all fundraising records this weekend, after suing the White House over President Trump's immigration ban. ACLU received $24 million in donations to keep fighting the executive order.

Business Tech January 30, 2017

Trump Temporarily Bans Millions From Entering The US: What You Need To Know About The President's First Week In Office

It has only been ten days since President Donald Trump was sworn into office but things are already messy. Here’s a look back at what the new administration has toppled so far

Feature | Culture January 29, 2017

President Donald Trump Suspends Syrian Refugee Program Indefinitely, Bans US Visa For Nationals Of Six Other Countries

New measures advocated by Donald Trump's executive orders suspend the refugee program for Syrians indefinitely. The directive also bans issuance of U.S. visas for nationals of six other countries for 90 days.

Life & Style January 28, 2017

Obama Signs Information-Sharing Executive Order To Boost Cybersecurity: How Effective Will It Be?

President Obama has signed an executive order mandating private companies to disclose information to the government regarding security breaches. The mandate aims to improve the knowledge on how to combat cyber threats.

Internet February 16, 2015

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