During a Senate hearing on Thursday January 25, 2017 Facebook noted that “Russian operatives used Facebook to publicize 129 phony event announcements during the 2016 presidential campaign, [...]
U.S. Economy Added 171,000 Jobs Per Month On Average In 2017 Under President Trump; Lowest Rate Since 2010
The U.S. economy added 171,000 jobs per month on average in 2017 under President Trump. This number was lower than the last 6 years under President Obama.
Using The Presidential Inauguration Date As A Starting Point, The S&P 500 Stock Index Was Up 24% After Trump’s First Year; Up 35% After Obama’s First Year
Using the Presidential inauguration date as the beginning of the year, The S&P Stock Index rose 24% during President Trump’s first year in office, and it rose 35% during President [...]
President Trump’s aggregate approval rating on FiveThirtyEight is 40%, with a dissapprove rate of 55%, the lowest approval rating of any President after 1 year in office since polls began [...]
Eric Trump’s Foundation Funneled Cancer Research Donations To Trump Organization, Other Trump Related Charities
The Eric Trump Foundation (more recently known as “Curetivity”) holds an annual golf outing at a Trump golf course in Westchester, NY to benefit cancer research at St. Jude [...]
“Despite attempting to position himself as a friend to the LGBT community during the election, President Donald Trump opted not to issue a statement or proclamation marking June as Pride [...]
Trump Administration Revokes Temporary Protected Status For Approximately 200,000 Immigrants From El Salvador And 59,000 From Haiti
“The United States will end the Salvadorans’ temporary protected status (TPS) on Sept. 9, 2019, giving them 18 months to leave or seek lawful residency, and for El Salvador to prepare for [...]
The number of Americans without health insurance “is up 1.3 percentage points from the record low of 10.9% found in the last quarter of 2016.” An estimated 20 million more people had [...]
Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Created By The Obama Administration in 2012, Provides Temporary Reprieve From Deportation And Limited Rights For Undocumented Youth In U.S.
DACA, or the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”, is “a program created in 2012 by the Obama administration allowing young people brought to this country illegally by their [...]
Federal Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Remains Unfunded And On Temporary Reserves; 9 Million Children Covered By CHIP
The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) is currently unfunded as a result of federal budget negotiations, but lawmakers passed a rule allowing The Federal government passed a rule [...]