Groups Seek New Biden EO To Put Climate At Center Of Finance Rules

April 2, 2021
Consumer, labor and other groups are stepping up their calls for the Biden administration to significantly strengthen oversight of the finance sector’s efforts to account for climate risks, urging President Joe Biden to start by issuing a new executive order (EO) that make the issue a central feature of regulators’ work to protect the financial system. “President Biden should rescind and replace Executive Order 13,772, by which the Trump administration established a set of deregulatory and corrosive Core Principles for...

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