Saturday, April 29, 2017

President Trump's 100 Days As Commander in Chief

The photograph released by the White House of President Trump meeting with his advisers at his estate in Mar-a-Lago on April 6, 2017, regarding his decision to launch missile strikes against Syria.

Military Times: 100 days of commander in chief Trump

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s strongest supporters and toughest critics each have acknowledged that 100 days is a brief window to assess the commander in chief.

But that hasn’t stopped the White House from promoting several lists of accomplishments during the first few months of Trump’s term in office, including a host of military moves. The administration insists his defense actions signal the kind of leader he’ll be for at least the next 1,360 days.

In a statement released Tuesday, administration officials said Trump so far “has taken bold action to restore prosperity, keep Americans safe and secure, and hold government accountable.” It noted that “with a focus on rebuilding the military, ending illegal immigration, and restoring confidence in our economy, the president is keeping his promises to the American people.”

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WNU Editor: The credit is being given to his Generals .... 100 Days In, Trump's Generals Seen As A Moderating Force (NPR). What's my take .... these generals follow President Trump's line .... and if they disagree with him I expect them to voice their opposition and opinion on why. But I suspect that they are more in agreement with him than disagreement .... and I do not see any major changes in this relationship for the foreseeable future.

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