Tracking politicians' promises
Promises we’ve rated recently
"End birthright citizenship."
“This deal if I win will be a totally different deal. This will be a totally different deal.”
"I'm going to open up our libel laws so when they write purposely negative and horrible and false articles, we can sue them and win lots of money.”
“Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what the hell is going on.”
“We will build an active army around 540,000 as the army’s Chief of Staff has said he needs desperately and really must have to protect our country.”
"We will build a Navy of 350 surface ships and submarines as recommended by the bipartisan National Defense Panel."
"We will build an Air Force of at least 1,200 fighter aircraft, which the Heritage Foundation again has shown to be needed to execute current missions."
"We will build a Marine Corps based on 36 battalions, which the Heritage Foundation notes is the minimum needed to deal with major contingencies – we have 23 now."
“The events never happened. Never. All of these liars will be sued after the election is over.”
"Establish new immigration controls to boost wages and to ensure that open jobs are offered to American workers first."
"I will veto. I will unsign that (President Barack Obama's gun executive order) so fast."
“A Trump administration will renegotiate NAFTA and if we don't get the deal we want, we will terminate NAFTA and get a much better deal for our workers and our companies. 100 percent."
"A hiring freeze on all federal employees to reduce federal workforce through attrition (exempting military, public safety, and public health)."
"Instruct the Treasury Secretary to label China a currency manipulator."
"We will end the sanctuary cities that have resulted in so many needless deaths. Cities that refuse to cooperate with federal authorities will not receive taxpayer dollars, and we will work with Congress to pass legislation to protect those jurisdictions that do assist federal authorities.”