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When it comes to Iran, Trump is keeping his campaign promises

In 2015, then-candidate Trump declared at our rally that the Iran Nuclear Deal is “the worst deal in history” and promised to end it. President Trump kept his campaign promise by ending the deal in May and now re-imposing economic sanctions on Iran. On Tuesday, President Trump banned the use of American currency for financial transactions, stopped sales of Iranian cars, and revoked import permits on some consumer goods.   The Hill has the details:  "The United States is fully committed to enforcing all of our sanctions, and we will work closely with nations conducting business with Iran to ensure complete compliance. Individuals or ...

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Applauds President Trump’s Move to Reinstate Iran Sanctions

Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin released the following statement addressing President Trump’s move to reimpose economic sanctions on Iran. “Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund has long opposed former President Obama’s disastrous Iran Deal. Today, just as then candidate Trump stood with us in 2015 at our End the Iran Deal Rally in front of thousands of people on the west lawn of the US Capitol, we stand with President Trump for keeping his promise of ending the Iran Deal and re-imposing economic sanctions on Iran.  President Trump has promised to make America's national security a priority and he is ...

The labor force has even more room to grow

President Trump has kept many campaign promises, including creating a better environment for job creation. The economy is booming and unemployment rates are dropping. Americans are becoming more confident in the growing Trump economy. The Washington Examiner has the details: Thousands of additional workers could be brought off the sidelines and into the labor force, the Federal Reserve said Friday, potentially bringing the labor market into a state of health it hasn’t enjoyed since the late 1990s. … Chairman Jerome Powell, who is scheduled to testify on the report next week, has maintained that the economic recovery could extend further ...

Jenny Beth’s Journal: President Trump delivers yet another promise to conservatives with Judge Brett Kavanaugh

On Monday, President Trump announced a Supreme Court nominee to fill the vacancy created by Justice Anthony Kennedy. President Trump kept his promise to conservatives by nominating Judge Brett Kavanaugh, an exceptionally well-qualified judge who will interpret and apply the law fairly. The Hill has Jenny Beth’s commentary:  Kavanaugh is a nominee with excellent academic and professional credentials. As a law clerk to three federal judges, including Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, whom he will be replacing, Kavanaugh began his career after graduating from Yale Law School working with some of the leading lights of the federal judiciary. ...

President Trump should Stick to “the List”

Back during the tumultuous 2016 primaries, many conservatives were divided over who they thought should get the nomination. Once Donald Trump had secured the delegates and become the nominee, there was still some division among the conservative base. However, many Republicans and conservatives voted for Donald Trump in November of that year for one reason: the Supreme Court. President Trump released a list, a.k.a. “The List,” of potential Supreme Court nominees that he pledged to choose from if elected president. His first Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, has been a tremendous pick, and showed President Trump’s commitment to his pledge....

Trump’s justice likely to be trouble for rogue agencies

Washington is bracing for President Trump’s decision of who will replace Justice Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court – including agencies that reigned under the Obama administration. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), created by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., was designed with the intent to protect American consumers from abusive financial practices; however, it has become nothing more than a political slush fund. D.C. Circuit Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh even ruled that the agency is unconstitutional. Whoever President Trump picks for the Court will likely take a conservative view to the CFPB’s abuse of power. The Washington Examiner ...

President Trump: “Our country finally has a tax system that is pro-job… and pro-American”

Last Friday, President Trump reminded the country that even six months later, tax reform isn’t just working, it’s an “economic miracle.” Jobs continue to increase, unemployment claims are at a more than four-decade low, and investment- the bedrock of economic growth- has increased by 21 percent among companies. It’s obvious that our country finally has a tax system that’s pro-American. The Daily Signal has the details: The $1.5 trillion tax reform law cut the U.S. corporate tax rate from 35 percent, the highest in the world, to 21 percent, in line with other developed nations. It also lowered the top individual rate from 39.6 percent ...

If you don’t believe small businesses are benefiting from tax reform, ask the accountant!

Tax reform is still working and small businesses are really enjoying the benefits! Don’t believe us? Ask accountant Kalena Bruce! Bruce breaks down the benefits that small businesses gain from tax reform and what it all means for those who don’t quite understand the technicalities. The Daily Signal has the commentary: The new tax structure lowers tax rates and expands the income thresholds for anyone who pays individual income tax, including small businesses that are structured as pass-throughs. These include sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs, and S-Corps. Under the new tax structure, rates fall to 10, 12, 22, 24, 32, 35, and 37 ...

Thanks to tax cuts, millennials are embracing entrepreneurship in Trump era

According to a recent analysis by MetLife insurance, more millennials are leaving their traditional 9-to-5 jobs in the hopes of starting their own businesses and they have President Trump’s tax cuts and a booming economy to thank. The Washington Examiner has the details: According to recent analysis by MetLife insurance, four in 10 millennials are planning to quit their current jobs within the next five years and seek out work as a freelancer in the labor market. According to one millennial entrepreneur, the idea of starting one’s own business and being your own boss is a major priority among young entrepreneurs “Starting my own business ...

President Trump: ‘The United States will not be a refugee holding facility on my watch’

On Monday, President Trump made it very clear that the United States will not become a ‘migrant camp’ or a ‘refugee holding facility,’ despite congressional Democrats’ attempts to prevent enforcement of our immigration laws. The Democrats’ political games are preventing Republicans from passing legislation that not only provides safety for Americans, but would also put an end to family separation at the border. The Washington Examiner has the details: “The United States will not become a migrant camp and it will not be a refugee holding facility. Won't be," the president told White House aides at an event on space policy. "You look ...