The now-gone button, on Trump’s desk in 2019.
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It has additionally been extensively reported that in his first hours in workplace, Biden signed 17 “executive orders, memorandums and proclamations” meant to undo the injury of assorted Trump-era insurance policies. These embody ending the so-called Muslim ban, stopping development on Trump’s border wall, extending the federal moratorium on evictions, and reentering the Paris local weather settlement.
However that’s not all. Biden has additionally eliminated his predecessor’s Eating regimen Coke button.
As political commentator Tom Newton Dunn explained on Twitter, Trump had a particular purple button on his desk, encased in a dignified picket field. It was an ideal button, very particular, he liked it. Interviewing the then-president in 2019, Dunn and a colleague “became fascinated by what the little red button did.” What did it do??
Anyway, Dunn notes, the button is now gone. The whereabouts of the field that held it stay unknown.