☑️Passage of the tax reform bill providing $5.5 billion in cuts.
☑️Increase of the GDP above 3 percent, without hurricanes – easily 3.9%-4%.
☑️Creation of 2 million plus new jobs, cutting unemployment to 4.1 percent, lowest in 17 years.
☑️Dow Jones reach record high after record high! 80+ and counting!
☑️A rebound in economic confidence to a 17-year high.
☑️A new executive order to boost apprenticeships.
☑️Prioritizing women-owned businesses for some $500 million in SBA loans.
☑️Killing job-stifling regulations.
☑️Signed an Executive Order demanding that two regulations be killed for every new one creates. He beat that big and cut 16 rules and regulations for every one created, saving $8.1 billion.
☑️Withdrew from the Obama-era Paris Climate Agreement, ending the threat of environmental regulations.
☑️Signed an Executive Order cutting the time for infrastructure permit approvals.
☑️Eliminated an Obama rule on streams that Trump felt unfairly targeted the coal industry.
☑️Made good on his campaign promise to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Opened up the North American Free Trade Agreement for talks to better the deal for the U.S.
☑️Worked to bring companies back to the U.S., and companies like Toyota, Mazda, Broadcom Limited, and Foxconn announced plans to open U.S. plants.
☑️Worked to promote the sale of U.S products abroad.
☑️Made enforcement of U.S. trade laws, especially those that involve national security, a priority.
☑️Ended Obama’s deal with Cuba.
☑️Boosting U.S. energy dominance.
☑️The Department of Interior, which has led the way in cutting regulations, opened plans to lease 77 million acres in the Gulf of Mexico for oil and gas drilling.
☑️Traveled the world to promote the sale and use of U.S. energy.
☑️Expanded energy infrastructure projects like the Keystone XL Pipeline snubbed by Obama.
☑️Ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to kill Obama’s Clean Power Plan.
☑️Protecting the U.S. homeland.
☑️Laid out new principles for reforming immigration and announced plan to end „chain migration,” which lets one legal immigrant to bring in dozens of family members.
☑️Made progress to build the border wall with Mexico.
☑️Ended the Obama-era “catch and release” of illegal immigrants.
☑️Boosted the arrests of illegals inside the U.S.
☑️Doubled the number of counties participating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement charged with deporting illegals.
☑️Removed 36 percent more criminal gang members than in fiscal 2016.
☑️Started the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program.
☑️Ditto for other amnesty programs like Deferred Action for Parents of Americans.
☑️Cracking down on some 300 sanctuary cities that defy ICE but still get federal dollars.
☑️Added some 100 new immigration judges.
☑️Justice announced grants of $98 million to fund 802 new cops.
☑️Justice worked with Central American nations to arrest and charge 4,000 MS-13 members.
Homeland rounded up nearly 800 MS-13 members, an 83 percent one-year increase.
☑️Signed three executive orders aimed at cracking down on international criminal organizations.
☑️Attorney General Jeff Sessions created new National Public Safety Partnership, a cooperative initiative with cities to reduce violent crimes.
☑️Nominated 73 federal judges and won his nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.
☑️Ordered ethical standards including a lobbying ban.
☑️Called for a full audit of the Pentagon and its spending.
☑️Declared a Nationwide Public Health Emergency on opioids.
☑️Council of Economic Advisors played a role in determining that overdoses are underreported by as much as 24 percent.On National Drug Take Back Day, the Drug
☑️Enforcement Agency collected 456 tons.
Protecting life (MOST EVER.)
☑️Reinstated and expanded the Mexico City Policy that blocks some $9 billion in foreign aid being used for abortions.
☑️Worked with Congress on a bill overturning an Obama regulation that blocked states from defunding abortion providers.
☑️Published guidance to block Obamacare money from supporting abortion.
☑️Signed the Veterans Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act to allow senior officials in the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire failing employees and establish safeguards to protect whistleblowers.
☑️Signed the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act.
☑️Signed the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act, to provide support.
☑️Signed the VA Choice and Quality Employment Act of 2017 to authorize $2.1 billion in additional funds for the Veterans Choice Program.
☑️Had the VA launch an online “Access and Quality Tool,” providing veterans with a way to access wait time and quality of care data.
☑️With VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin, announced three initiatives to expand access to healthcare for veterans using telehealth technology.
☑️Promoting peace through strength.
☑️Directed the rebuilding of the military and ordered a new national strategy and nuclear posture review.
☑️Worked to increase defense spending.
Empowered military leaders to “seize the initiative and win,” reducing the need for a White House sign off on every mission.
☑️Directed the revival of the National Space Council to develop space war strategies.
Elevated U.S. Cyber Command into a major warfighting command.
☑️Withdrew from the U.N. Global Compact on Migration, which Trump saw as a threat to borders.
☑️Imposed a travel ban on nations that lack border and anti-terrorism security.
☑️Saw ISIS lose virtually all of its territory.
☑️Pushed for strong action against global outlaw North Korea and its development of nuclear weapons.
☑️Announced a new Afghanistan strategy that strengthens support for U.S. forces at war with terrorism.
☑️Approved a new Iran strategy plan focused on neutralizing the country’s influence in the region.
☑️Ordered missile strikes against a Syrian airbase used in a chemical weapons attack.
Prevented subsequent chemical attacks by announcing a plan to detect them better and warned of future strikes if they were used.
🔲….and so much more to come!!
(Thank you DC Examiner, for story and compiled list)