Tracking Trump for March 9th - What the President has been up to...
Bottom Line: The President had 229 executive actions, a Supreme Court Justice and tax reform to show for his Presidency through Thursday morning. Here's what's happened since...
In tweet related activity:
Looking forward to 3:30 P.M. meeting today at the White House. We have to protect & build our Steel and Aluminum Industries while at the same time showing great flexibility and cooperation toward those that are real friends and treat us fairly on both trade and the military.
Happy #InternationalWomensDay “First Lady Melania Trump to Present the 2018 International Women of Courage Award”
“Presidential Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Steel into the United States”
“Presidential Proclamation on Adjusting Imports of Aluminum into the United States”
Kim Jong Un talked about denuclearization with the South Korean Representatives, not just a freeze. Also, no missile testing by North Korea during this period of time. Great progress being made but sanctions will remain until an agreement is reached. Meeting being planned!
In non-tweet related activity:
Held a full cabinet meeting
Held a roundtable with key members of Congress and reps from the video game industry
Issued a 25% tariff on imported steel excluding Canada & Mexico
Issued a 10% tariff on imported aluminum excluding Canada & Mexico