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Promise Broken rulings on Trump-O-Meter
"If I'm elected president, I will push for a constitutional amendment to impose term limits on all members of Congress."
“One of the first things I’d do in terms of executive order, if I win, will be to sign a strong, strong statement that would go out to the country, out to the world, that anybody killing a police man, a police woman, a police officer, anybody killing a police officer, the death penalty is going to happen,”
“I will ask, to appoint a special prosecutor. We have to investigate Hillary Clinton, and we have to investigate the investigation.”
"The Trump Administration seeks to invest $550 billion to ensure we can export our goods and move our people faster and safer."
“I’m not going to cut Social Security like every other Republican and I’m not going to cut Medicare or Medicaid.”
“We're cutting Common Core. We're getting rid of Common Core. We're bringing education locally."
"A hiring freeze on all federal employees to reduce federal workforce through attrition (exempting military, public safety, and public health)."
“I will get rid of gun-free zones on schools, and — you have to — and on military bases."
"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.”
"Immediately add an additional federal investment of $20 billion towards school choice."
"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."
“This deal if I win will be a totally different deal. This will be a totally different deal.”
“They should build a safe zone. Take a big piece of land in Syria and they have plenty of land, believe me. Build a safe zone for all these people, because I have a heart, I mean these people, it’s horrible to watch, But, they shouldn’t come over here. We should build a safe zone.”
“I would bring back waterboarding, and I’d bring back a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding,”
“One of my first acts as president will be to establish a commission on radical Islam which will include reformist voices in the Muslim community who will hopefully work with us."
“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."
"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."
“We can provide six weeks of paid maternity leave to any mother with a newborn child whose employer does not provide the benefit.”
“Real change begins with immediately repealing and replacing the disaster known as Obamacare."