The difference would be 1. The huge amount signed by him Instead of using the legislature.
Let me know how it stacks up in a year's time.
Then we can check back in three years after that.
And 2. He specifically said just prior to the election that it's not something to do because that would be a dictatorship . (Paraphrasing)
That characterization/"paraphrasing" leaves just a little something to be desired.
Here's what he actually said ... with the relevant context which shows what it was in relation to:
So it was an outright lie, something I thought those that opposed Orange man bad had a serious problem with.
No, it actually wasn't.
Now those same people don't mind it and are now like: more, more. Yes!
A time and a place for everything, including executive action.