Jazz musician, Merv Griffin sidekick Jack Sheldon dies at 88
Z: Promises Kept TRUMP 2020! •Passage of the tax reform bill providing $5.5 billion in cuts and repealing the Obamacare mandate. •Increase of the GDP above 3 percent. •Creation of 1.7 million new jobs, cutting unemployment to 4.1 percent. •Saw the Dow Jones reach record highs. •A rebound in economic confidence to a 17-year high. •A new executive order to boost apprenticeships. •A move to boost computer sciences in Education Department programs. •Prioritizing women-owned businesses for some $500 million in SBA loans. •Made good on his campaign promise to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership. •Opened up the North American Free Trade Agreement for talks to better the deal for the U.S. •Worked to bring companies back to the U.S., and companies like Toyota, Mazda, Broadcom Limited, and Foxconn announced plans to open U.S. plants. •Worked to promote the sale of U.S products abroad. •Made enforcement of U.S. trade laws, especially those that involve national security, a priority. •Ended Obama’s deal with Cuba. •Laid out new principles for reforming immigration and announced plan to end "chain migration," which lets one legal immigrant to bring in dozens of family members. •Made progress to build the border wall with Mexico. •Ended the Obama-era “catch and release” of illegal immigrants. •Boosted the arrests of illegals inside the U.S. •Doubled the number of counties participating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement charged with deporting illegals. •Removed 36 percent more criminal gang members than in fiscal 2016. •Started the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program. •Ditto for other amnesty programs like Deferred Action for Parents of Americans. •Cracking down on some 300 sanctuary cities that defy ICE but still get federal dollars. •Added some 100 new immigration judges.