In the Works rulings on Trump-O-Meter
"If I'm elected president, I'm accepting no salary."
"We're going to cancel every needless job-killing regulation and put a moratorium on new regulations until our economy gets back on its feet."
“I’m not going to cut Social Security like every other Republican and I’m not going to cut Medicare or Medicaid.”
“I will get rid of gun-free zones on schools, and — you have to — and on military bases."
"I want it built, but I want a piece of the profits."
“Under my presidency, we will accomplish a complete American energy independence. Complete. Complete."
"We need to reform our mental health programs and institutions in this country."
"That’s why I have a concealed carry permit and why tens of millions of Americans do, too. That permit should be valid in all 50 states.”
"We are going to ask every department head and government to provide a list of wasteful spending projects that we can eliminate in my first 100 days."
“My plan will also ensure funding for historic black colleges and universities, more affordable two- and four-year college and support for trade and vocational education.”
“This deal if I win will be a totally different deal. This will be a totally different deal.”
“We are going to convene my top generals and give them a simple instruction. They will have 30 days to submit to the Oval Office a plan for soundly and quickly defeating ISIS. We have no choice.”
“The president’s one-sided deal for Cuba and with Cuba benefits only the Castro regime but all the concessions that Barack Obama has granted the Castro Regime was done through executive order, which means they can be undone and that is what I intend to do unless the Castro Regime meets our demands.”
“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 Marine Corps based on 36 battalions, which the Heritage Foundation notes is the minimum needed to deal with major contingencies – we have 23 now."
"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 Navy of 350 surface ships and submarines as recommended by the bipartisan National Defense Panel."
"That means reversing two of the worst legacies of the Clinton years...First, the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA. Second, China's entry into the World Trade Organization."
"I think NATO's great. But it's got to be modernized. And countries that we're protecting have to pay what they're supposed to be paying."
“Real change begins with immediately repealing and replacing the disaster known as Obamacare."