US executive branch text over image of White HouseThis report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases.

POTUS’ Schedule*

The President and the First Lady will remain in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.  The President has no public events scheduled.

VPOTUS’ Schedule*

The Vice President and Second Gentleman are in California through the New Year.

*The US President (POTUS) and Vice President’s (VPOTUS) daily schedules are subject to change.

Recap of Monday, December 27, 2021

Note: Bold hyperlinks spotlight COVID-19 developments.

The White House

  • Readout of President Biden’s Call with the National Governors Association (NGA) on COVID-⁠19 Response
  • Remarks by President Biden at COVID-⁠19 Response Team’s Regular Call With the National Governors Association
  • Memorandum for the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Secretary of Homeland Security, and the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency on Maximizing Assistance to Respond to COVID-⁠19
  • Remarks by President Biden Before Marine One Departure
  • Signing Statement by the President on S. 1605, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022
  • Bill Signed into Law: S. 1605 (re: NDAA)
  • Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Steel into the United States
  • Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States
  • Readout of National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan’s Call with Polish National Security Bureau Chief Pawel Soloch and Head of the International Policy Bureau Jakub Kumoch (re: RUS/UKR/NATO)
  • Bill Signed into Law: R. 1664 (re: Nat’l Medal of Honor Museum Foundation)

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of State

  • Daily Schedule | Tuesday, December 28
  • December 27: Appointment | Appointment of Ambassador Stuart E. Eizenstat as Special Adviser on Holocaust Issues

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

  • Link to daily press releases

Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR)

  • Link to details on Section 201 crystalline silicon photovoltaic products public hearing on January 4, 2022

Department of Labor

  • Press Release: U.S. Department of Labor finds Fairdale country club failed to pay minimum, overtime wages, violated child labor laws; recovers $21K for 43 workers
  • Press Release: U.S. Department of Labor recovers $33K in back wages for five workers after investigation revealed Apex company violated federal wage laws

Health & Human Services (HHS)

  • Press Release: HHS Emphasizes Healthy Aging to Delay Onset of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias