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Promise Broken rulings on Trump-O-Meter

Enact term limits

"If I'm elected president, I will push for a constitutional amendment to impose term limits on all members of Congress."

Impose death penalty for cop killers

“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,”

Appoint a special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton

“I will ask, to appoint a special prosecutor. We have to investigate Hillary Clinton, and we have to investigate the investigation.” 
 

Invest $550 billion in infrastructure and create an infrastructure fund

 "The Trump Administration seeks to invest $550 billion to ensure we can export our goods and move our people faster and safer."

Make no cuts to Medicaid

“I’m not going to cut Social Security like every other Republican and I’m not going to cut Medicare or Medicaid.” 

Eliminate Common Core

“We're cutting Common Core. We're getting rid of Common Core. We're bringing education locally."

Impose a hiring freeze on federal employees

"A hiring freeze on all federal employees to reduce federal workforce through attrition (exempting military, public safety, and public health)."

Place lifetime ban on White House officials lobbying for foreign government

"I'm going to issue a lifetime ban against senior executive branch officials lobbying on behalf of a foreign government.”

Place lifetime ban on foreign lobbyists raising money for American elections

"A complete ban on foreign lobbyists raising money for American elections."

Eliminate gun-free zones at schools and military bases

“I will get rid of gun-free zones on schools, and — you have to — and on military bases."

Approve the Keystone XL project and reap the profits

"I want it built, but I want a piece of the profits."

Expand national right to carry to all 50 states

"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.”

Add additional federal investment of $20 billion toward School Choice

"Immediately add an additional federal investment of $20 billion towards school choice."

Eliminate wasteful spending in every department

"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."

Open up libel laws

"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.”

Renegotiate the Iran deal

“This deal if I win will be a totally different deal. This will be a totally different deal.”

Build a safe zone for Syrian refugees

“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.”
 

Close parts of the Internet where ISIS is

Speaking of ISIS, "We're losing a lot of people because of the Internet and we have to do something. We have to go see Bill Gates and a lot of different people that really understand what's happening. We have to talk to them, maybe in certain areas closing that Internet up in some way. Somebody will say, 'oh, freedom of speech, freedom of speech.' These are foolish people… we've got to maybe do something with the Internet because they (ISIS) are recruiting by the thousands, they are leaving our country and then when they come back, we take them back."

Bring back waterboarding

“I would bring back waterboarding, and I’d bring back a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding,” 

Establish a commission on radical Islam

“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."