Ben Geman

Energy Reporter, Axios

Ben is an energy reporter at Axios. He is the author of the daily Axios Generate newsletter and covers the world of energy business and politics.

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The Political Reality of Climate Action

True to his campaign promise, President Biden dove right into the climate crisis on Day One, signing a stack of executive orders that signaled his determination. But how effective are they?

“Executive orders, I think, are often very splashy when they're introduced, and they get a lot of attention,” notes Axios reporter Ben Gemen.  “I think the better way to look at an executive order is sort of firing a starting gun for an extraordinarily long race.”