Tracking Trump for August 16th - What the President has been up to...
Bottom Line: The Trump administration had 133 total executive actions and a Supreme Court Justice to show for his Presidency through Tuesday morning. Here's what's happened since:
The Trump Tweets:
- Senator Luther Strange, who is doing a great job for the people of Alabama, will be on@foxandfriends at 7:15. Tough on crime, borders etc.
- FOX NEWS EXCLUSIVE: President Trump 'seriously considering' a pardon for ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio
- Big day in Alabama. Vote for Luther Strange, he will be great!
- For every CEO that drops out of the Manufacturing Council, I have many to take their place. Grandstanders should not have gone on. JOBS!
- Amazon is doing great damage to tax paying retailers. Towns, cities and states throughout the U.S. are being hurt - many jobs being lost!
- Congratulation to Roy Moore and Luther Strange for being the final two and heading into a September runoff in Alabama. Exciting race!
In non-tweet related activity:
- President Trump issued this executive memo: CONTINUATION OF THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY WITH RESPECT TO EXPORT CONTROL REGULATIONS
- Singed and executive order: Establishing discipline and accountability in the environmental review and permitting process for infrastructure projects
- Held a press conference in which he issued controversial remarks suggesting that there is blame for the alt-left in addition to white supremacists for Saturday's escalation of violence