Making America Great Again
Economy and Jobs
President Donald J. Trump Achievements
The unemployment rate fell to 3.7%, a near 50 year low.
September 26, 2018 The Department Of Labor awarded nearly $1.5 million to help recruit, train, and retain more women in apprenticeship programs, and empower them to pursue careers in manufacturing, cy
Unemployment remains historically low, as the number of Americans filing for unemployment hit its lowest point since 1969.
Wage growth soared at its fastest pace since the Great Recession” and the unemployment rate held “near a generational low” of 3.9 percent.
President Trump celebrates an economic and stock market boom, lowered unemployment and bringing manufacturing jobs back to America from overseas.
More than 2.8 million Americans have Stopped Collecting Food Stamps since President Trump took office.
President Donald Trump’s economy beat expectations in August in an impressive month that saw 201,000 jobs added.
Q2 GDP growth accelerated to 4.1% despite the many “experts” who claimed this was impossible. (BEA)
In just 6 months, the historic tax cuts are yielding tremendous results for workers and taxpayers all across the country. The unemployment rate was at a 3.8% - an 18 year low.
U.S. weekly jobless claims fall to lowest level since 1969.
President Trump signed an executive order that established the National Council for the American Worker to address the skills gap that keeps many high paying jobs vacant, and grow the American workfor
President Donald J. Trump proclaims July 17, 2018, as made in America Day, and the week July 15 through July 21, 2018, as made in America Week.
In June 2018, the labor force grew by 601,000 workers, as the labor force participation rate for all workers increased. Earlier this year, the labor force participation rate for prime-age workers, tho
Average weekly earnings rose by 3.0 percent over the past 12 months for all private employees and for production and non-supervisory workers alike— more evidence that the President’s policies are bene
The U.S. economy continues its longest, consecutive streak of positive monthly job numbers, with employment growth averaging 215,000 jobs per month in 2018–larger than the gains in both 2016 and 2017.
In Just Six Months, the Historic Tax Cuts are Yielding Tremendous Results for Workers and Taxpayers All Across the Country. The Unemployment Rate–Currently 3.8%–is at an 18-Year Low.
The U.S. Economy Added 213,000 Jobs in June.
There is a Record High Economic Optimism of 51% which means 51 Percent of People Think the Economy is Good or Excellent.
The Trump Administration Launches OPIC Committing to Provide Women in Latin America with Access to Capital, Jobs, and Opportunities to Prosper
The Trump Administration Participates in a Roundtable Discussion with the Secretaries’ Innovation Group on Expanding Skills-Based Workforce Education Programs to Help Secure Family-Sustaining Jobs
President Trump Celebrates 500 Days of Strengthening the American Economy
Unemployment Rate Fell to 3.8% in May, the Lowest Rate Since 2000
The U.S. Economy Added 223,000 Jobs in May 2018
There are 6.6 Million Job Openings, an All-time Record (This Competition Should Drive Wage Growth)
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims June 2018 as National Homeownership Month.
President Trump adjusts the Proclamation on Aluminum Imports to Ensure National Security
President Trump Relieves Community and Regional Banks from Dodd-Frank’s Burdensome and Costly Regulations
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 20 through May 26, 2018, as World Trade Week.
As the Economy Grows, Federal Revenues are Increasing. April had a Record Surplus of $214 billion
The United States Announced Amendments to the South Korea-US Free Trade Agreement to Better Benefit American Cars, Pharmaceuticals, Steel, and Agriculture Products
Presidential Proclamation Adjusting Imports of Steel into the United States.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 29 through May 5, 2018, as Small Business Week.
There is an Average 3% Growth the Last Three Quarters. Under President Obama, Annual Growth Averaged 1.9%.
USDA and USTR Announced Argentina Would Be Accepting US Pork Products For The First Time In 26 Years As Part of President Trump’s Push to Open Markets to American Agriculture
President Trump Reduces Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and Economic Mobility
The Trump Administration Has Taken Steps to Provide Hope to Forgotten Areas of the Country by Designating Opportunity Zones in 18 States
March Job Report Shows 2.9 Million New Jobs Have Been Added Since President Trump’s Election
The Number of People Receiving Unemployment Benefits is Running at the Lowest Level in 45 Years
President Trump Instructed the United States Trade Representative to Look Into An Additional $100 Billion of Tariffs on Chinese Goods Under Section 301
The March Job Report Shows 2.9 Million New Jobs Have Been Added Since President Trump’s Election
President Trump Announced Steel and Aluminum Tariffs on Canada, Mexico and the European Union Following Months of Negotiations to Address U.S. National Security Concerns
Presidential Proclamation Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States.
President Trump Announced New Tariffs, Under Section 301, on $50 Billion of Chinese Goods for Unfair Trade Practices That Steal American Intellectual Property
222,000 Manufacturing Jobs Added Since Inauguration
Presidential Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Steel into the United States.
Presidential Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States.
A Family of Four Making $73,000 Will Get a Cut of Over $2,000––Cutting Their Taxes in Half.
The Manufacturing Index Rose to the Highest Level Since May 2004 According to the Institute for Supply Management
Consumer Confidence Hits 130.8, The Highest Level Since November 2000
President Trump Establishes Rural Infrastructure Program
Small Business Had a Record Number of Owners Saying Now is a Good Time to Expand, According to the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Monthly Jobs Report
Jobless Claims Reached the Lowest Level in 45 Years (1973)
Wages Grew By 2.9 Percent in 2017, the Largest Increase in 8 Years.
The Economy Added 3 Million Jobs Since January 2017
Over 500 Companies (507) Have Announced Bonuses, Wage Increases, and New Investments
GDP Grew by 2.6 Percent in the Fourth Quarter of 2017
The Trump Administration Has Conducted 82 Major Actions Protecting U.S. Trade By Initiating 82 Anti-dumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations, An Increase of 58 Percent Over The Previous Year
Unemployment Rates in 13 States Hit Record Lows
Presidential Proclamation to Take Certain Actions under the African Growth and Opportunity Act and for Other Purposes.
President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Imposes a 10 Percent Repatriation Tax of Corporate Profits Held Offshore
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is Signed into Law by President Trump
Foxconn Invests in Building Factory in Wisconsin, Plans to Employ Thousands in U.S.
White House Announces $200 Million in Grant Funds Directed Toward STEM Education in FY 2018, Ivanka Trump Spearheads Effort
1.6 Million Americans Exit the Food Stamp Program
1.7 Million Jobs Added Since President Trump Took Office
The President Signed the First Major Tax Reform in 30 Years.
Under President Trump’s Leadership, Congress Passed Historic Tax Cuts and Relief for Hard Working Americans Not Seen Since President Reagan
Federal Agencies Achieved $8.1 Billion In Lifetime Net Regulatory Cost Savings, The Equivalent of $570 Million Per Year
President Trump Puts Obama-era Regulation on Hold and Cuts Red Tape, Saving $378 Million
Small Business Job Creation Hits All-Time High
U.S. GDP Raised to 3.3 Percent in Third Quarter
Department of Justice Announces $98 Million in Grant Funding to Allow 802 Additional Full-Time Law Enforcement Officers
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims November 13 through November 19, 2017, as National Apprenticeship Week.
Unemployment Rate Hits 17-Year Low
Department of Agriculture Invests $2.5 Billion in Rural Electric Improvements
Broadcom Inc. Moves Headquarters Back to the U.S.
Presidential Executive Order on the Revocation of Executive Order Creating Labor-Management Forums.
U.S. Household Wealth Rises $1.7 Trillion to Record $96.2 Trillion
Home Prices Reach New All-Time Highs with a 6.1 Percent Annual Gain
Presidential Executive Order on Assessing and Strengthening the Manufacturing and Defense Industrial Base and Supply Chain Resiliency of the United States.
Corning Invests $500 million, Creates 1,000 New U.S. Jobs
Presidential Proclamation to Modify Duty-Free Treatment Under the Generalized System of Preferences and for Other Purposes.
President Trump Signs Executive Order to Expand Apprenticeship Programs
President Trump Announced That He Intends to Renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to Better Reflect Our Modern Economy While Benefiting All Parties Involved
Presidential Executive Order on Establishment of Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy.
Presidential Executive Order Addressing Trade Agreement Violations and Abuses.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 30 through May 6, 2017, as Small Business Week.
Presidential Executive Order on Identifying and Reducing Tax Regulatory Burdens.
President Trump Signs ‘Buy American, Hire American’ Executive Order
Presidential Executive Order on Establishing Enhanced Collection and Enforcement of Antidumping and Countervailing Duties and Violations of Trade and Customs Laws.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2017 as National Financial Capability Month.
Presidential Executive Order on Restoring the Rule of Law, Federalism, and Economic Growth by Reviewing the “Water of the United States” Rule
President Trump Signs House Joint Resolution 38 to Support U.S. Coal Production, Repeals Stream Protection Rule
President Trump Signs Executive Order on Core Principles for Regulating the United States Financial System
President Trump Withdraws the U.S. from the Job-Killing Trans-Pacific Partnership