The puppet in chief has signed everything his handlers have instructed him to sign. He is not capable of getting anything done any other way. Governing in a democracy requires strong, consistent, energetic effort. Look at Biden, then look at those requirements again. I rest my case.
That’s ten times as many as Donald Trump and over eight times as many as Barack Obama. It is a whopping 22 times greater than Bill Clinton, and 42 more than Presidents Reagan and Bush. As the left liked to say of Donald Trump: this is not normal. Joe Biden even recognized this on the run up to the Presidential election, calling the unilateral use of executive actions the hallmark of a “dictator.” Speaking at an October 15th, 2020 town hall with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos, then-candidate Biden insisted that presidents who rule by executive order are undemocratic: I have this strange notion. We are a democracy. Some of my Republican friends and some of my Democratic friends even say: well if you can’t get the votes, by executive order you’re going to do something, things you can’t do by executive order unless you’re a dictator. “We’re a democracy. We need consensus,” the President who’s relied on executive orders to pass his agenda added.Joe Biden Has Issued 42 Executive Actions In One Week, A Practice He Recently Called ‘Dictator’ Behavior.