Biden to sign 'Buy American' plan, end transgender military ban on Monday

The president will sign executive orders that will lift the ban on transgender people serving in the military as well as a "Made in America" order to increase federal spending going to U.S. companies.
1:30 | 01/25/21

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Transcript for Biden to sign 'Buy American' plan, end transgender military ban on Monday
Biden's agenda. He's pushing hard on a number of fronts as he enters his first full week as president. Senior white house correspondent Mary Bruce has the details. Reporter: President Biden is continuing his blitz of executive actions. He'll try to fulfill that campaign promise, encouraging the federal government to quote buy America. The law already requires this. Businesses have been frustrated. This order will try to clamp down on all of that. We also learned from sources that the president will be signing an executive order lifting the Pentagon's ban on transgender people serving in the military. That controversial policy that president trump put in place a few years ago. We've learned that the new defense secretary Lloyd Austin will be on hand for the sign zblg the president is getting some pushback on his covid relief plan from Republicans saying it's just too big. Reporter: He's running into roadblocks on the hill already. Republicans and even some Democrats are balking at the price tag. Even more moderate members say it's just too big, especially since they just passed this package last month and much of that has yet to be spent. Biden, if he gives Republicans too many concessions that could put off some Democrats. Biden has very little wiggle room here. George, now to that billion-dollar mystery.

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