I don’t really know what steps he can take, but there is a BIG difference in the rhetoric he was using before he got in office and now. He didn’t used to seem so worried about the politics and “rupturing the relationship” with the Saudis.
You say he’s done something bold, but what has he done to “cut him out of the loop”?
All I’ve seen is a statement that he will not personally take any meetings with him - socially snub him.
And let’s not insult everyone’s intelligence by comparing Donald Trump’s presidency in any way to Biden’s. That slob wasn’t even an decent human being, much less an actual functioning president.