Donald Trump Follow

Republican
Former President of the United States
White House Executive Branch

Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on January 20, 2017 for his four year term. Before becoming a politician, he was a successful billionaire real estate entrepreneur and businessman.

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Our policy leanings for Donald Trump show what policies Donald supports and opposes including Donald's conservative and liberal leanings based on the news.

Politician Portrayal by Media:

74% negative

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Donald Trump Policy Leanings

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Abortion

74% Against

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As absolute monarch, Trump could ban abortion, immigration and taxes, while declaring gun ownership mandatory for all his subjects.

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Black Lives Matter Protest

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Trump and his allies have tried to characterize the Black Lives Matter movement, for example, as an extremist and even terrorist organization.

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Border control

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If Trump was to say he is willing to work on border security, acknowledging that a physical barrier is a small (though impractical) part of such policies, then negotiations could proceed along a sincere effort to modernize our immigration system and find solutions for Dreamers and temporary protected status holders.

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Border Wall

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Over the course of the last four years, Trump has repeatedly cited the border wall as an accomplishment and as a critical component of his immigration agenda.

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Competitive Capitalism

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"When Trump talks about fighting socialism, he's talking to them."

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Criminal justice

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The legislative action during the rare holiday week session may do little to change the $2 trillion-plus COVID-19 relief and federal spending package that Trump signed into law Sunday, one of the biggest bills of its kind providing relief for millions of Americans.

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DACA

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The Biden administration will simply be limited to executive orders, the kinds that undo the ones Donald Trump took -- to re-enter the Paris Climate Accord, to re-enter the World Health Organization, to reinstate DACA, and to end the travel ban.

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Death Penalty

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Trump has been a consistent supporter of the death penalty.

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Electoral College

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Then he cites the best 2016 polls, show that Trump will win big in the Electoral College.

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Environmental Regulations

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President Trump also rolled back numerous environmental and emissions regulations, replaced the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan and weakened its vehicle fuel economy standards, as well as opened US public lands to fossil fuel exploration and appointing climate deniers like Scott Pruitt, the former Oklahoma attorney general with close ties to energy lobbyists, to head key environmental posts like the EPA.

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European Union

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"Here's a dramatic difference: Donald Trump has only believed that the US-UK link was important, he was a cheerleader for Brexit.

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Government Interference

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And while Mr. Trump sought to pull back from government action on climate change, Mr. Biden proposes about $1 trillion on climate-related initiatives, including infrastructure improvements meant to power the nation's transition to an economy powered less by fossil fuels and more by lower-emission energy sources.

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Government Regulation

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Trump said we're going to get rid of regulation, when there's a new regulation we're going to get rid of two for every new one that comes in.

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Government Spending

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But Trump called for more government spending -- remember, he wanted to give $2,000 stimulus checks to Americans last year, when his own party's legislators were advocating for $600 checks -- came out against free trade and went out of his way to defend Russia's authoritarian leader Vladimir Putin.

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Gun Control

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Mr Trump defends US gun laws by claiming a London hospital is 'like a war zone' because of the rate of stabbings in the capital. '

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ICE

66% Against

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Where President Trump enhanced immigration enforcement on the interior of the U.S., President Biden has pledged to reduce interior enforcement, a move that will only endanger American citizens and legal immigrants.

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Iran

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President Donald Trump has been seeking to weaken Iran regionally and to remove Venezuela's leftist leader Nicolas Maduro, who shows little sign of leaving soon.

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Non-renewable energy

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"In a way, we felt better, and we liked [it] when Donald Trump said clearly that we should preserve coal," says Hutek.

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Planned Parenthood

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As part of his administration's efforts, former President Donald Trump called for defunding Planned Parenthood and late-term abortions.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

Police funding

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At the "Peaceful Protest for Law and Order" event on Saturday, Trump praised law enforcement and emphasized the impact that widespread protests have had on Black and minority ethnic communities.

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Protectionist Trade

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Mr. Trump began placing tariffs on more than $360 billion of Chinese goods in 2018, prompting thousands of companies to ask the administration for temporary waivers excluding them from the levies.;Mr. Trump has wielded tariffs to protect some American industries from foreign competition and encourage others to move their supply chains from China.

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Public Education Spending

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These included Trump threatening to withdraw state funding when Benson sought to send absentee ballot applications during the pandemic and Trump attacking Benson over a mistake that left Pence off some ballots sent to those who live overseas or serve in the military.

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Refugee Migration

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Russian state media are suggesting that President Donald Trump should seek asylum in their country to avoid getting prosecuted when he leaves the White House, The Daily Beast reported.

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Religious Freedom

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President Donald Trump says he's all for religious freedom.

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Social Security Privatization

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Since the day he took office, President Trump has claimed he would protect Social Security.

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Socialized Healthcare

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All the while, President Trump accused health care workers of hoarding PPE and other medical equipment.

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Student Debt Cancellation

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Trump and Biden froze student loans: Should borrowers pay or pause before they thaw?

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Taxes

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A previous New York Times investigation published in 2018 reported that Trump had helped "his parents dodge taxes" in the 1990s, including "instances of outright fraud" that allowed him to amass a fortune from themTrump received at least $413 million in today's dollars from his father's real estate empire, starting at the age of 3.This

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

The Green New Deal

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Former President Donald Trump and other Republicans have falsely claimed the Green New Deal, the sweeping climate change plan proposed by progressives Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass), would ban meat.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

United Nations

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Trump formally notified the United Nations that the US would withdraw from the organization in July last year, accusing it of favoring China and mishandling the coronavirus pandemic, but that withdrawal has yet to take effect, leaving Biden a window of time to quickly rejoin the agency.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

Welfare

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"President Trump made it clear he was not going to touch the entitlement programs," Toomey said with a sigh. "

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.


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