Fact Sheet: Squirrelhead Donald’s Presidential Promises

Squirrelhead Donald FLATLINEgov Fact Sheet

 

Category Campaign Promise Status
Energy Build the Keystone Pipeline UNFULFILLED
Energy Cap gas prices at $1.00/gallon

Average gas prices on January 20, 2017: $2.31/gallon.

FAIL
Energy On February 11, 2016, promised
to “make the Saudis pay” and take ISIS’ oil to lower gas prices
UNFULFILLED
Energy Remove restrictions to allow the production of clean coal UNFULFILLED
Energy Remove restrictions to allow the production of natural gas UNFULFILLED
Energy Remove restrictions to allow the production of oil UNFULFILLED
Energy Remove restrictions to allow the production of shale UNFULFILLED
Entitlements Save Medicaid without cutting benefits UNFULFILLED
Entitlements Save Medicare without cutting benefits UNFULFILLED
Entitlements Save Social Security without cutting benefits UNFULFILLED
Environment Eliminate the Environment Protection Agency (EPA) UNFULFILLED
Environment Withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement

On June 1, 2017, Chancellor Squirrelhead committed a crime against humanity and withdrew the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement.

FULFILLED
Federal Government Constitutional amendment imposing Congressional term limits UNFULFILLED
Federal Government “Drain the Swamp”

Newt “Contract Upon America” Gingrinch announced on December 22 that Squirrelhead Donald was “done” with the mantra. Given Squirrelhead Donald’s cabinet picks, he was done long before that.

FAIL
Federal Government Hiring freeze throughout the Federal government

On January 23, 2017, a hiring freeze for the Federal government (excluding the military) was announced. However, USAJobs , the Web site dedicated to hiring Federal employees, is still functional.

PARTIALLY FULFILLED
PARTIAL FAIL
Health Care Allow health insurance to be sold across state lines UNFULFILLED
Health Care Repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

Now says he will keep some parts of Obamacare.

FAIL
Health Care Repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) on Day One

Obamacare alive and well as January 20, 2017, came to an end.

FAIL
Health Care Replace the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) with something “terrific” that is “so much better, so much better, so much better”

Tremendouscare failed to even come up for a floor vote in the House of Representatives on March 24, 2017.

FAIL
Hillary Clinton Appoint a special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton regarding her E-mails

Announced on November 22, 2016, that he would not seek to prosecute Clinton.

FAIL
Infrastructure Spend $1,000,000,000,000 on roads, bridges, transit networks, the electrical grid, water systems, and sewage systems UNFULFILLED
Immigration Ban Muslims from entering the United States

The Executive Order, titled “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” bans immigrants from seven specific Muslim-majority countries: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen.

PARTIALLY FULFILLED
PARTIAL FAIL
Immigration Ban Syrian refugees from entering the United States and kick out those who are already here

The Executive Order, titled “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” bans immigrants from Syria; it does not kick out Syrians already in the United States.

PARTIALLY FULFILLED
PARTIAL FAIL
Immigration Deport 11,000,000 illegal immigrants and use a deportation force to do so

Now talking of deporting 2,000,000 to 3,000,000.

FAIL
Immigration End birthright citizenship UNFULFILLED
Immigration End the H-1B program, which allows non-immigrant visas for specialty occupations UNFULFILLED
Immigration Terminate all Obama Executive Orders pertaining to immigration — on his first day in office FAIL
Israel Move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

On June 1, 2017, Chancellor Squirrelhead announced the embassy would not be moved.

FAIL
Jobs Bring back jobs from China, Mexico, and other places UNFULFILLED
Jobs End the “War on Coal” UNFULFILLED
Jobs Force Carrier to abandon plans for moving 1,400 jobs to Mexico

Carrier agreed to keep 1,000 jobs in America; 400 are still heading to Mexico.

FAIL
Jobs Label China a currency manipulator

On April 12, 2017, Chancellor Squirrelhead announced he would not label China a currency manipulator.

FAIL
Jobs Rebuild the country’s aging infrastructure for one-third of what the United States currently pays for infrastructure repair UNFULFILLED
Mexico Build a wall on the Mexican border

Now talking of building a fence, not a wall.

FAIL
Mexico Make Mexico pay for the wall on the Mexican border

On January 6, 2017, Congress began discussing using taxpayers’ money to build the wall/fence. Squirrelhead Donald blamed the “dishonest media” for the reporting, saying America “will be paid back by Mexico later” – but that is not what he proclaimed at his numerous Nuremberg rallies.

FAIL
Nuclear Weapons Have Japan develop its own nuclear weapons UNFULFILLED
Nuclear Weapons Have South Korea develop its own nuclear weapons UNFULFILLED
Nuclear Weapons Renegotiate the Iran nuclear deal UNFULFILLED
Political Correctness Say “Merry Christmas” again UNFULFILLED
Political Correctness Say things that are politically incorrect UNFULFILLED
SCOTUS Appoint right-wing SCOTUS justices UNFULFILLED
Second Amendment Allow concealed-carry permits in all 50 states UNFULFILLED
Second Amendment Eliminate gun-free school zones UNFULFILLED
Second Amendment Eliminate gun-free zones on military bases UNFULFILLED
Taxes Implement largest tax cut since Ronald Reagan UNFULFILLED
Taxes Release his tax returns FAIL
Taxes Simplify the tax code UNFULFILLED
Terrorism “Bomb the [explicative] out of ISIS” UNFULFILLED
Terrorism Bring back waterboarding UNFULFILLED
Terrorism Create a database of Muslims UNFULFILLED
Terrorism Institute surveillance of mosques in the United States UNFULFILLED
Terrorism Kill the relatives of terrorists UNFULFILLED
Terrorism Use the term “radical Islamic terrorism”

And the world is so much safer … so, so much safer.

FULFILLED
Trade Apply tariffs on companies that move overseas UNFULFILLED
Trade Label China as a currency manipulator UNFULFILLED
Trade On NAFTA: “NAFTA has been a disaster for our country. NAFTA has to be totally gotten rid of.”

On March 30, 2017, the Trump administration will seek modest – but numerous – changes to NAFTA — not its elimination.

On April 27, 2017, Chancellor Squirrelhead said he had no plans to withdraw from NAFTA.

FAIL
Trade Withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

On January 23, 2017, signed an Executive Order withdrawing from the TPP – though Congress would never have ratified it, anyway.

FULFILLED
Vacations No vacations while president

On June 23, 2015, he said, “I would not be a president who took vacations. I would not be a president that takes time off.” On February 4, 2016, just two weeks after Inauguration Day, he went on vacation to Palm Beach, FL.

Chancellor Squirrelhead continues to go to Mar-a-Lago every weekend, costing taxpayers roughly $3,000,000 per trip. President Obama cost the American taxpayer roughly $12,000,000 per year for vacations; Chancellor Squirrelhead has cost the American taxpayer roughly $30,000,000 for vacations in two months.

FAIL
Women Defund Planned Parenthood UNFULFILLED
Women Overturn Roe vs. Wade UNFULFILLED
Women Punish women who have abortions UNFULFILLED