Why We Love Trump: A Compilation

Robby Starbuck @robbystarbuck on Twitter put together a nice compilation which I’ve transferred here:

Robby Starbuck

•Trump administration will provide HIV prevention drug for free to 200,000 uninsured patients per year for 11 years •All time record sales during the 2019 holidays
•Trump signed an order allowing small businesses to group together when buying insurance to get a better price
•President Trump signed the Preventing Maternal Deaths Act that provides funding for states to develop maternal mortality reviews to better understand maternal complications and identify solutions & largely focuses on reducing the higher mortality rates for Black Americans
•In 2018, President Trump signed the groundbreaking First Step Act, a criminal justice bill which enacted reforms that make our justice system fairer and help former inmates successfully return to society
•The First Step Act’s reforms addressed inequities in sentencing laws that disproportionately harmed Black Americans and reformed mandatory minimums that created unfair outcomes
•The First Step Act expanded judicial discretion in sentencing of non-violent crimes
•Over 90% of those benefitting from the retroactive sentencing reductions in the First Step Act are Black Americans
•The First Step Act provides rehabilitative programs to inmates, helping them successfully rejoin society and not return to crime
•Trump increased funding for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) by more than 14%
•Trump signed legislation forgiving Hurricane Katrina debt that threatened HBCUs
•New single-family home sales are up 31.6% in October 2019 compared to just one year ago
•Made HBCUs a priority by creating the position of executive director of the White House Initiative on HBCUs
•Trump received the Bipartisan Justice Award at a historically black college for his criminal justice reform accomplishments
•The poverty rate fell to a 17-year low of 11.8% under the Trump administration as a result of a jobs-rich environment •Poverty rates for African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans have reached their lowest levels since the U.S. began collecting such data
•Pres. Trump signed a bill that creates five national monuments, expands several national parks, adds 1.3 million acres of wilderness, and permanently reauthorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund
•Trump’s USDA committed $124 Million to rebuild rural water infrastructure
•Consumer confidence & small business confidence at an all time high
•More than 7 million jobs created since election
•More Americans are now employed than ever recorded before in our history
•More than 400,000 manufacturing jobs created since his election
•Trump appointed 5 openly gay ambassadors
•Trump ordered his openly gay ambassador to Germany, Ric Grenell to lead a global initiative to decriminalize homosexuality across the globe
•Through Trump’s Anti-Trafficking Coordination Team (ACTeam) initiative, Federal law enforcement more than doubled convictions of human traffickers and increased the number of defendants charged by 75% in ACTeam districts
•In 2018, the Department of Justice (DOJ) dismantled an organization that was the internet’s leading source of prostitution-related advertisements resulting in sex trafficking.
•Trump’s OMB published new anti-trafficking guidance for government procurement officials to more effectively combat human trafficking
•Trump’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations arrested 1,588 criminals associated with Human Trafficking
•Trump’s Department of Health and Human Services provided funding to support the National Human Trafficking Hotline to identify perpetrators and give victims the help they need
•The hotline identified 16,862 potential human trafficking cases
•Trump’s DOJ provided grants to organizations that support human trafficking victims – serving nearly 9,000 cases from July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018
•The Department of Homeland Security has hired more victim assistance specialists, helping victims get resources and support
•President Trump has called on Congress to pass school choice legislation so that no child is trapped in a failing school because of his or her zip code
•The President signed funding legislation in September 2018 that increased funding for school choice by $42 million
•The tax cuts signed into law by President Trump promote school choice by allowing families to use 529 college savings plans for elementary and secondary education
•Under his leadership ISIS has lost most of their territory and been largely dismantled
•ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed
•Signed the first Perkins CTE reauthorization since 2006, authorizing more than $1 billion for states each year to fund vocational and career education programs
•Executive order expanding apprenticeship opportunities for students and workers
•President Trump’s issued an Executive Order prohibiting the U.S. government from discriminating against Christians or punishing expressions of faith
•Signed an executive order that allows the government to withhold money from college campuses deemed to be anti-Semitic and who fail to combat anti-Semitism
•President Trump ordered a halt to U.S. tax money going to international organizations that fund or perform abortions
•Trump imposed sanctions on the socialists in Venezuela who have killed their citizens
•Finalized new trade agreement with South Korea •Made a deal with the European Union to increase U.S. energy exports to Europe
•Withdrew the U.S. from the job killing TPP deal
•Secured $250 billion in new trade and investment deals in China and $12 billion in Vietnam
•OK’d up to $12 billion in aid for farmers affected by unfair trade retaliation
•Has had over a dozen US hostages freed, including those Obama could not get freed
•Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, the biggest change to copyright law in decades
•Trump secured Billions that will fund the building of a wall at our southern border
•The Trump Administration is promoting second chance hiring to give former inmates the opportunity to live crime-free lives and find meaningful employment
•Trump’s DOJ and the BOP launched a new “Ready to Work Initiative” to help connect employers directly with former prisoners

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