In the beginning of the Obama Presidency some bloggers attempted to claim that President George W. Bush and many other former Presidents had rarely exercised the Executive Order privilege granted to the President of the United States by the Constitution.
This is incorrect.
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All Presidents except one, have used the Executive Order or a form of the Executive Order to command, direct and operate the Federal Government. Some used the Executive Order to push through laws when the Senate and Congress failed to move forward on what the leader of the free world felt were urgent and necessary laws that needed to be enacted immediately.
Read the Trump Administration's Executive Orders here
Read the Obama Administration's Executive Orders List here
Pres. George W. Bush (R) (2001-2009) had a total of 291 Executive Orders throughout his 8 years in office. President George W. Bush started with EO 13198 and ended with EO 13488. The 1461 has started to put President George W Bush's list of Executive Orders.
You can view President George W Bush's Executive Orders from his Administrations years in office by clicking this link.
Pres. Bill Clinton (D) (1993-2001) issued 363 Executive Orders starting with EO 12834 and ending with 13197.
Pres. George H W Bush (R) (1989-1993) issued 165 Executive Orders. They are EO's 12668 to 12833.
Ronald Reagan (R) (1981-1989) signed 380 Executive Orders into law. His EO's started at 12287 and ended at 12667.
President Franklin D. Roosevelt issued a total of 3,728 Executive Orders throughout his administration which was in power from 1933 to 1945. FDR issued 573 Executive Orders in 1933 alone. FDR's Executive Orders started with EO-6071 and ended at EO-9537.
The Listing of Executive orders in the Congressional Library runs in a numeric order starting with the first Executive orders passed until the most current.
When President Donald J Trump took office his EO list started from #EO-13766
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