Joe Biden signs executive orders on coronavirus and climate change after being sworn in as president



President Biden has signed a series of executive orders from the Oval Office hours after his #inauguration.

Mr Biden wore a mask while seated behind the Resolute Desk with a stack of orders on Wednesday evening. He said there was “no time to start like today”.

The first order Mr #Biden signed was related to the coronavirus pandemic, followed by orders relating to equality, and rejoining the Paris climate agreement.

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