Why are Americans making a hue and cry against Mr. Donald Trump
Mr. Donald Trump has been elected as the President of U.S by peoples mandate. No doubt there will certainly be an opposition which reflects the beauty of Democracy. The opposition will debate and discuss on various policies put forth by the Government. It should reflect and place the views of the people. Instead of this if it adopts taking themselves on to the roads like uneducated this may prove fatal for the survival of Democracy. Mr. Donald has been doing what he has promised to the people of U.S at the time of Elections. What is wrong with his policies?
He wasn't elected by the people's mandate. He didn't win the popular vote. Only 26% of the people eligible to vote cast their votes for him. That means 74% of Americans either voted for someone else, or didn't vote for anyone.
In general, the policies Trump has put forth favor corporations and the wealthy, rather than the shrinking middle class, or the poor. We talk a lot in this country about the 1% vs. the 99%: that 1% of the people own the majority of the wealth, and have more influence over our government, than the remaining 99%. Trump is doing things like cutting taxes on the wealthy, removing regulations covering clean air, water and land, downsizing national parks to enable drilling and mining. These things don't benefit the majority of Americans.
Also, as a person, his behavior is loathsome. He's vulgar, and uneducated about things like diplomacy and international relations. He lies constantly, and has a huge ego. He's been accused of sexual assault and sexual harassment by over a dozen women. Basically, he's an uncouth sexist pig.
I can't wait until he's either indicted, or voted out of office. I pity whoever comes after him, because they'll have a huge mess to clean up.
You have asked a very good question.
The left is conflicted with two diametric mantras. First they claim that the Russians influenced our presidential election in 2016, they also contend that Trump lost the popular vote. How can both be true?
The criteria for winning the presidency has never been the popular since the creation of the Electoral College. Now there are some problems with this college because of the all or nothing votes of the states. This worked in favor more for Hillary than it did Trump.
Hillary won 105 Electoral Votes with just three states NY, IL and CA. Trump won the Electoral College because he won over 90% of all the counties in the US. That is the reason that the popular vote is not the deciding factor for the presidency.
The left talks about the 3 million more votes that Hillary received, and guess what they can all be found in CA. Mystery solved. Should Hillary have become president because the forever left state of CA gave Hillary 7 million votes and Trump 4 million votes?
Then Hillary also got the entire 55 Electoral College votes. Fortunately, the rest of the country didn't agree with the core states of the left, NY, CA and Il.
Hillary lost the election because she didn't have a platform, nor did she do any kind of real campaigning, especially in 2016. Trump out campaigned her and he had a platform. One that as you notes he is actually working on and accomplishing. Hillary only had Hate Trump, Don't vote for Trump.
The wealthy 1% is the confluence of both parties being run by the rich. While the left created the Income Tax both parties have contributed to the Internal Revenue Code that actually is the source of the wealth disparity in the US. Again, it is the product of both parties.
Neither party has given the wage earner any real deductions in the Internal Revenue Code, the few that existed were removed by the 1986 Tax Reform Act under Reagan.
Wage earners pay FICA & are stuck with SS Ponzi scheme. Bill Gates&the rest of the billionaires are not wage earners, they don't pay more than Capital Gains Tax, if they pay taxes at all. Many Billionaires doubled their billions >2008, how many wage earners did that.
Trump is everything not the pro politicians, what&how he does things frightens politicians. Remember, Trump was not
in govt until this year. problems that plagued the US were the results of those pro politicians.
The left ignores the presumption of innocence.
BTW it is Trump cleaning up the mess
The Democrats stand for nothing and all they do is whine about president Trump and what he is actually accomplishing. While they do everything to try and prevent his accomplishment. They are losing and they have nothing to offer the US or the voters.
How can both be true? Because they are. - Didn't read the rest , hahahahha
The only logical way it could be true is that the Russians interfered with the election to help Hillary.
I really thought you were smarter than the content or lack of content of what you write.. Guess I was wrong.
I'm glad to hear you have been rescued from a remote desert island after being marooned there for over a year. But I'm afraid that extreme isolation warps the mind.
by Grace Marguerite Williams 17 months ago
Why won't some Americans realize that Trump is LOSING & Clinton is WINNING which is evidentby Republicans endorsing Clinton by leaps & bounds- one of the Bush daughters, Barbara is endorsing Clinton for President? Trump doesn't have a chance in hell of winning the...
by G. Diane Nelson Trotter 3 hours ago
Has he done more than Jesus Christ?Has he done more than Paul?Whom does he compare with?He said"Well they're going to show up for me because nobody's done more for Christians or evangelicals or frankly religion than I have. You've seen all the things that we've passed including the Johnson...
by Susie Lehto 2 years ago
Donald Trump’s bold conservative message seems to be powerful enough, that he is swinging support from voters that don’t normally hold Republican views. Its clear that Trump is in a league of his own because of the increasing growth of supporters and the ever expanding influence he has on the...
by Greensleeves Hubs 2 years ago
So it's the final day. Let's be clear about the choice;Hillary Clinton is deeply unpopular. She may not be a nice person. There are so many negative reports about her, it is difficult to believe there is 'no smoke without fire.' However, some allegations are disproven, and most others are unproven...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 2 years ago
Who will WIN the American Presidency- Clinton OR Trump?
by C E Clark 2 years ago
Why are Republicans in denial about Donald Trump and his many scams and lies?When someone engages contractors and agrees to pay them and then goes bankrupt on that promise it is basically a lie. When a man has a wife AND a mistress, he is certain to be lying to one, or more likely both of...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|