Trump approaches 100 days in power
- Author: Leroy Wright May 06, 2017,
May 06, 2017, 13:03
How has president Trump done at keeping true to his promise? Despite his administration's certification of Iran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, U.S. PresidentDonald Trumpon Thursday accused Iran of "not living up to the spirit" of the nuclear deal. "However, his use of Twitter is deeply unpopular, even among his otherwise loyal base voters".
EDITORS NOTE One in a series of stories assessing the first 100 days of Donald Trumps presidency.
Trump waffled on whether he should be held accountable for the 100-day plan he outlined with great fanfare in his campaigns closing days, suggesting his Contract with the American Voter wasnt really his idea to begin with.
Many millennials disapprove of President Donald Trump's performance, according to a Tuesday poll from Harvard, but they like many of his policies.
"I do change and I am flexible, and I'm proud of that flexibility", Trump said, shortly before authorising air strikes against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad over what Washington says was a sarin attack on civilians. Likewise, only 20 percent trust Congress, 16 percent trust the media, and 12 percent trust Wall Street.
If you're looking for a bright side of the Trump presidency, there are a few sparkles.
"I think the 100 days is, you know, it's an artificial barrier", Trump told the AP on April 23.
Democratic candidate for Georgia's Sixth Congressional Seat Jon Ossoff speaks to supporters during an election-night watch party, April 18, 2017, in Dunwoody, Georgia.
The 70-year-old Trump, whose election victory unleashed a political shockwave around the world, is still clinging to the take-no-prisoners, unpredictable, impulsive style that made him a property mogul and reality TV star. But blasting the media, and doing it on social media, is out of step with some voters, the Elon poll said.
"Here, everything, pretty much everything you do in government involves heart, whereas in business most things don't involve heart", he said.
Trump's downturn could be a bad omen for the state's Republicans up for re-election in 2018, Husser said.
Meanwhile, 58% of the country said he was simply "out of touch" with what the country wanted, according to CNN.