Damaging US?

Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/08/2018 - 12:54

The new administration has been in office over a year now, with a Republican majority in government. Does anyone really know if this evolving agenda is helping the country, or hurting us? Is this constant turmoil damaging US credibility with friends and foes?

This week, the president announced he wants out of Syria, even though he had previously said it was wrong to publicly announce plans. What happened after that? WARNING Graphis Images - An alleged chemical attack strikes rebel-held Douma in Syria
Trump says 'big price to pay' for Syria chemical attack

The president promised to drain the swamp and that he would hire the best people. Since then there has been a massive amount of firings and resignations. Those still there abuse their status and are spending like there is no tomorrow. Lobbyist couple had to change the locks on Pruitt
Mulvaney gives big pay bumps to his hires at consumer agency
Trump defends Pruitt, suggests "death threats" justify spending…

The president said trade wars are good and easy to win, but we're learning that actions speak louder than words. As U.S. and China trade tariff barbs, others scoop up U.S. soybeans Mnuchin: China trade dispute won’t have ‘meaningful impact’ on U.S. economy Trump predicts China will back down from him on trade because it’s "the right thing to do” Amid Fears of Trade War, Trump Predicts China Will Relent US, China have too much to lose, IMAX CEO says |…