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Donald Trump and Barack Obama.

Trump has implemented much of his conservative agenda through executive power — and it could be easily undone if a Democrat wins in 2020

President Trump's extensive use of executive power leaves his conservative agenda vulnerable if a Democrat wins the 2020 presidential race.
US President Donald Trump, left, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, right.

A Trump executive order geared toward addressing allegations of anti-conservative bias on social-media services like Twitter and Facebook is reportedl...

President Donald Trump has repeatedly said social-media companies are biased against him, and a new executive order reportedly hopes to address that.
U.S. President Trump.

Trump declares a national emergency, which could set up a huge blow to China’s Huawei

The executive order, signed Wednesday, is expected to precede a ban on US firms doing business with the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei.
The mushroom cloud of the first test of a hydrogen bomb, "Ivy Mike", as photographed on Enewetak, an atoll in the Pacific Ocean, in 1952, by a member of the United States Air Force's Lookout Mountain 1352d Photographic Squadron.

Trump signs executive order to protect the US from a ‘debilitating’ EMP attack

The president's executive order aims to harden critical infrastructure to protect against a devastating electromagnetic-pulse attack.
U.S. President Trump displays executive order linking "free speech" efforts at public universities to federal grants at the White House in Washington

Trump’s executive order defending free speech on college campus is spare on details, and the ceremonial signing felt like a partisan photo op

It's hard to view yesterday's signing as a universal defense of free speech, regardless of ideology.
President Donald Trump greets Charlie Kirk before participating in a forum called Generation Next at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, DC, in March 2018.

Donald Trump takes cue from young conservative firebrand Charlie Kirk, signs an executive order for free speech on college campuses

"This is very much a part of what Turning Point has been working on," a spokesman for the conservative group told INSIDER.
A man looks at graffiti protesting against US drone strikes in September 2018 in Sana'a, Yemen

Trump quietly rewrote the rules of drone warfare, which means the US can now kill civilians in secret

Rights groups criticized the end of the Obama-era requirement, which mandated reporting of civilian deaths from US drone strikes outside war zones.
Leo Wang, 32, arrives at the airport for his flight home to China on February 18, 2019, after his H-1B visa petition was denied.

Trump said he wanted more ‘highly skilled’ immigrants to come to the US. But skilled, educated foreign workers are leaving the US dejected...

Leo Wang grew up thinking America was the place to achieve his dreams. After an agonizing process applying for an H-1B visa, he had to leave the US.

Trump signed executive order canceling planned pay increase for federal workers in 2019 amid government shutdown

President Donald Trump issued an executive order that cancels a planned pay increase for federal workers in 2019.