Stalled rulings on Trump-O-Meter

Allow individuals to deduct health care insurance premiums from taxes

"Allow individuals to fully deduct health insurance premium payments from their tax returns under the current tax system."

Create a health savings account

"Allow individuals to use Health Savings Accounts (HSAs). Contributions into HSAs should be tax-free and should be allowed to accumulate."

Require price transparency from health care providers

"Require price transparency from all health care providers, especially doctors and health care organizations like clinics and hospitals."

Administer Medicaid through block grants

"Our elected representatives in the House and Senate must ... block-grant Medicaid to the states. Nearly every state already offers benefits beyond what is required in the current Medicaid structure."

Establish a ban on Muslims entering the U.S.

“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.” 

Use U.S. steel for infrastructure projects

"A Trump Administration will also ensure that we start using American steel for American infrastructure."
 

Remove existing Syrian refugees

“I'm putting the people on notice that are coming here from Syria, as part of this mass migration, that if I win, if I win, they're going back.” 

Increase visa fees

"Increase fees on all border crossing cards – of which we issue about 1 million to Mexican nationals each year (a major source of visa overstays)."

Adopt the penny plan

"The 'Penny Plan' would reduce non-defense, non-safety net spending by one percent of the previous year’s total each year. Over 10 years, the plan will reduce spending (outlays) by almost $1 trillion without touching defense or entitlement spending."

Replace J-1 Visa with Inner City Resume Bank

"The J-1 visa jobs program for foreign youth will be terminated and replaced with a resume bank for inner city youth provided to all corporate subscribers to the J-1 visa program."

Eliminate the federal debt in 8 years

"We’ve got to get rid of the $19 trillion in debt. ... Well, I would say over a period of eight years. And I’ll tell you why.”

Not take vacations

"I would not be a president who took vacations. I would not be a president that takes time off.”

Balance the federal budget 'fairly quickly'

"It can be done. ... It will take place and it will go relatively quickly.  ... If you have the right people, like, in the agencies and the various people that do the balancing ... you can cut the numbers by two pennies and three pennies and balance a budget quickly and have a stronger and better country."

Change the name of Mount Denali back to Mount McKinley

"President Obama wants to change the name of Mt. McKinley to Denali after more than 100 years. Great insult to Ohio. I will change back!"