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President Donald J. Trump Achievements

The Trump Administration placed sanctions on Iran’s largest petrochemical holding group, demonstrating a continued commitment to cracking down on Iran for its destabilizing activities.

Foreign Policy
06.07.19

Thanks to pressure from the Trump Administration, Mexico agreed to substantially increase its border security including deploying up to 6,000 National Guard troops throughout the country.

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06.07.19

President Trump embarked on a 5 day international trip, visiting the UK, Ireland, and France, reaffirming our commitments to the three countries and commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

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06.03.19

The Trump Administration seized the North Korean vessel “Wise Honest” for its violations of U.S. and international sanctions.

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05.09.19

The unemployment rate dropped to 3.6%, its lowest point since December 1969.

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05.09.19

President Trump designated Brazil as a major non-NATO ally in a demonstration of the Administration’s commitment to work with regional partners in the Western Hemisphere.

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05.08.19

Under President Trump, the U.S. is tightening restrictions on Iran’s nuclear program and revoked two sets of waivers as part of the Administration’s pressure campaign against Iran.

Foreign Policy
05.03.19

President Trump held meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe where the two discussed the situation on the Korean peninsula and reaffirmed their commitment to work together on trade.

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04.26.19

The Trump Administration took action intended to bring Iran’s oil exports to zero, thus denying the Iranian regime its principal source of revenue.

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04.22.19

The Treasury Department sanctioned 4 individuals and 9 entities under Venezuela related designations, underscoring the Administration’s commitment to restoring freedom and democracy in Venezuela.

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04.12.19

Vice President Pence urged the UN to revoke credentials of the Maduro regime’s Ambassador to the UN, reaffirming the Administration’s commitment to recognizing Venezuela’s only legitimate government.

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04.10.19

The U.S. labeled Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as a foreign terrorist organization, demonstrating the Administration’s commitment to crack down on the regime’s destabilizing and illegal provocations.

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04.08.19

The Treasury Department sanctioned 2 individuals and 33 entities under Venezuela related designations, reaffirming the Administration’s commitment to restoring democracy and freedom in Venezuela.

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04.05.19

President Trump met with representatives from the People’s Republic of China where he underscored his commitment to securing a fair trade deal protecting American goods and intellectual property.

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04.04.19

President Trump hosted Fabiana Rosales, wife of Venezuelan interim President Juan Guaido, demonstrating the Administration’s commitment to the Guaido administration and the rule of law in Venezuela.

Foreign Policy
03.27.19

The U.S. designated 9 individuals and 14 entities under Iran sanctions, showing the Administration’s commitment to hold the Iranian regime accountable for its destabilizing, provocative behavior.

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03.26.19

The Treasury Department sanctioned 14 individuals and 17 entities in a demonstration of the Administration’s commitment to curb the Iranian regime’s nuclear ambitions and provocative actions.

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03.22.19

Secretary Pompeo met with the leaders of Israel, Cyprus, and Greece, emphasizing the Trump Administration’s desire to further improve the security and prosperity of all four countries.

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03.20.19

President Trump met with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, emphasizing the United States’ commitment to building a partnership that enhances both countries’ prosperity, security and freedom.

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03.19.19

The State Dept. announced Sec. Pompeo would travel to Kuwait, Lebanon and Israel, underscoring the Administration’s commitment to the war against terrorism, and its unwavering support for Israel.

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03.15.19

The United States Treasury Department sanctioned six Russian individuals and eight entities in response to Russia’s unjustified and illegal aggression in Ukraine.

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03.15.19

By fighting for new Rules of Origin procedures within the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), President Trump is fulfilling his promise to protect and invigorate American manufacturers.

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03.12.19

The U.S. and South Korea signed a new cost sharing agreement for troop deployments, demonstrating President Trump’s commitment to supporting South Korea while ensuring our allies pay their fair share.

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03.08.19

Special Representative To Venezuela Elliot Abrams pledged to expand sanctions on Venezuela in accordance with President Trump’s commitment to crack down on actors supporting the Maduro regime.

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03.07.19

Vice President Pence announced the U.S. would revoke the visas of 77 individuals associated with Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro, in order to increase pressure on the illegitimate Maduro regime.

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03.06.19

The Trump Administration applied financial sanctions to members of the Maduro regime who worked to block the flow of humanitarian aid to the country.

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03.01.19

President Trump’s United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) achieved a new milestone as multiple U.S. agricultural organizations announced support for the agreement.

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03.01.19

The Trump Administration held a Summit with North Korean Chairman, Kim Jong Un, where the U.S. emphasized the need for further demonstrable steps towards the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

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02.27.19

President Trump announced that American citizen Danny Burch was freed after 18 months of captivity in Yemen, marking the 20th American captive released since President Trump’s 2016 election victory.

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02.25.19

The United States hosted the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS in a demonstration of the United States commitment to prevent any resurgence in ISIS’s strength.

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02.06.19

President Trump asked Congress to support the United States Reciprocal Trade Act to give the President the power to impose tariffs on countries who unfairly cheat on trade with the United States.

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02.05.19

President Trump announced he would be holding a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, further demonstrating the Administration’s commitment to a denuclearized Korean peninsula.

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02.05.19

Thanks to pressure from the United States, more than eight European Nations joined the U.S. in recognizing Juan Guaido as the legitimate leader of Venezuela.

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02.04.19

With the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) signed, President Trump announced he would begin the 6-month process to withdraw from NAFTA.

Foreign Policy
12.02.18

President Trump signed the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA), keeping his promise to deliver a modern and rebalanced trade deal to replace NAFTA.

Foreign Policy
11.30.18

President Trump kept his promise to enforce trade rules and crack down on cheaters by modernizing technology and intellectual property provisions in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

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11.30.18

By negotiating the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade agreement, President Trump has kept his promise to the American people that he would fight for freer and fairer trade.

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11.30.18

By fighting for expanded access to dairy and poultry markets through the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), President Trump is fulfilling his promise to bolster American farmers.

Foreign Policy
09.30.18

The Trump Administration Announced The Creation Of The Iran Action Group In A Further Demonstration Of Its Commitment To Pressure The Iranian Regime To Change Its Hostile And Destabilizing Behavior

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08.16.18

President Trump Signed The FY2019 National Defense Authorization Act, Allocating $716 Billion Dollars For Defense Spending

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08.13.18

The Trump Administration Continued Its Crack Down On Belligerent Russian Actions

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08.08.18

The Trump Administration Re-imposed Biting Economic Sanctions On The Islamic Republic Of Iran

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08.06.18

The Trump Administration moved to protect critical U.S. infrastructure through the creation of the National Risk Management Center and the Information and Communications (ICT) Supply Chain Risk Manage

Foreign Policy
07.31.18

The Trump Administration hosted the first-ever National Cybersecurity Summit, which successfully brought together industry partners and federal officials to examine and bolster the United States’ crit

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07.31.18

In an illustration of the Trump Administration’s commitment to U.S. citizens illegally detained overseas, the U.S. imposed sanctions on Turkey’s justice and interior ministers over the continued unjus

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07.31.18

The Trump Administration heralded a new era of U-S relations with its allies in the Indo-Pacific region through the announcement of U.S. investments totaling $113 million dollars in new technology, en

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07.30.18

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo announced that North Korea had reaffirmed its commitment to the Trump Administration to give up its nuclear weapons. 

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07.18.18

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives in Pyongyang to discuss the next steps toward denuclearization following President Trump’s Singapore Summit.

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07.06.18

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump met with the King and Queen of Spain Focusing on the Ways They Can Positively Impact Children

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06.19.18

President Trump Signed Historic and Comprehensive Documents with Chairman Kim that will Return the Remains of U.S. Soldiers who Died in the Korean War and Commit North Korea to Total Denuclearization

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06.12.18

President Trump was the First Sitting U.S. President to Meet with the Leader of North Korea

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06.12.18

President Trump Meets with Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Preparation for his Historic Summit with Kim Jong Un

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06.11.18

Secretary Pompeo Lays out Trump Administration’s New Policy toward Iran; Applies Strongest Sanctions in History

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05.21.18

President Trump imposed sanctions on Venezuela’s socialist dictatorship and revising President Obama’s deals with communist Cuba.

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05.21.18

Executive Order Prohibiting Certain Additional Transactions with Respect to Venezuela.

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05.21.18

The United States Officially Opens the Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel

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05.14.18

North Korean Leadership Released Three American Detainees

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05.09.18

NATO Member Poland Agrees to Buy and Deploy the U.S. Patriot Missile Defense System

Foreign Policy
03.28.18

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims March 25, 2018, as Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy.

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03.23.18

President Trump Announces U.S. Will Take Steps to Protect Domestic Technology and Intellectual Property from China’s Discriminatory and Burdensome Trade Practices

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03.22.18

President Trump Approves Section 232 Tariff Modifications

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03.22.18

President Trump Takes Additional Steps to Address the Situation in Venezuela

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03.19.18

Presidential Order Regarding the Proposed Takeover of Qualcomm Incorporated by Broadcom Limited.

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03.12.18

Executive Order on the President’s Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Venezuela.

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03.02.18

Executive Order on the President’s Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Ukraine.

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03.02.18

Presidential Proclamation on Modifying and Continuing the National Emergency with Respect to Cuba and Continuing to Authorize the Regulation of the Anchorage and Movement of Vessels.

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02.22.18

Under President Trump’s Leadership, U.N. Security Council Unanimously Passes New Sanctions on North Korea

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12.22.17

President Trump Begins Preparation for Renegotiating the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement

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12.17.17

President Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

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12.06.17

Department of Commerce Announces First Investigation Targeting Chinese Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet Since 1991

Foreign Policy
11.28.17

U.S. Welcomes China to Import Liquified Natural Gas

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11.20.17

Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security Announce Results of Efforts, Arresting Some 4,000 MS-13 Members to Date

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11.17.17

U.S.  Forces Retake Raqqa, The Last Prominent City Held by ISIS in Iraq and Syria

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11.17.17

President Trump’s Trip to Asia Promotes a Free and Open Indo-Pacific Region

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11.15.17

President Trump Advances Fair Trade Deals in Asia

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11.15.17

President Trump and President Quang of Vietnam Pledge to Deepen and Expand Bilateral Trade and Investment Relations

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11.11.17

President Trump Underscores Importance of Rebalancing Bilateral Economic Trade Relationship with China

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11.10.17

President Trump Secures $250 Billion in Trade Deals with China

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11.09.17

Department of Treasury Implements New Cuba Sanctions Rules to Channel Economic Activity Away from Cuba

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11.08.17

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims November 9, 2017, as World Freedom Day.

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11.08.17

President Trump and President Moon of the Republic of Korea Commit to Achieving Balanced and Reciprocal Trade for Both Countries

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11.08.17

Japan Commits to Improving Trade in Areas of Motor Vehicles and Life Sciences Innovation

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11.06.17

Department of Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Issues a Final Rule Under Section 311 Against Bank of Dandong, a Chinese Bank for Illicit North Korean Financial Activity

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11.02.17

Department of Commerce Determines Their Findings of Dumping and Subsidization of Imports of Softwood Lumber from Canada

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11.02.17

President Trump Directs State Department to Send Aid through USAID Directly to Minorities Facing Genocide in the Middle East

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10.26.17

Department of Treasury Announces New Sanctions Against North Korean Officials and Entities

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10.26.17

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims October 24, 2017, as United Nations Day.

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10.24.17

President Trump and President Xi of China Meet to Address the Release of Three American Athletes from Jail

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10.15.17

President Trump and His National Security Team Approve New Strategy for Iran

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10.13.17

President Trump Attends the U.N. General Assembly, Calls for U.N. Reform

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09.18.17

President Trump Announces U.S. Strikes Deal with Argentina to Allow U.S. Pork to Enter Argentine Market For First Time Since 1992, Opens Potential $10 Million-Per-Year Market

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09.17.17

President Trump Imposes New Sanctions on Venezuela, Targets Maduro Dictatorship

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08.25.17

President Trump Announces New Strategy in Afghanistan to Protect the American People

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08.21.17

President Trump Signs Presidential Memorandum to Investigate Chinese Theft of Intellectual Property

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08.14.17

Department of Treasury Places New Sanctions on Key Ballistic Entities in Iran

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07.28.17

Department of Treasury Issues New Sanctions on 13 Venezuelan Government Officials

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07.26.17

Iraqi Forces Recapture Mosul from ISIS

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07.09.17

President Trump Brokers Ceasefire with Russia and Jordan in Syria, a Step Toward Defeating ISIS

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07.07.17

American Beef Imports Return to China for the First Time in 14 Years

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06.30.17

President Trump Attends the Opening of the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Saudi Arabia

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05.21.17