The Trump 2020 re-election marketing campaign launched an inventory of “core priorities” for a second time period that features including 10 million jobs in 10 months, growing a coronavirus vaccine by the tip of the 12 months, “return to regular in 2021,” and ending sanctuary cities.
The marketing campaign launched the agenda Sunday night on the eve of the Republican Nationwide Conference below the banner of “Preventing for You!” to construct on President Trump’s “boundless optimism and certainty in America’s greatness.”
The priorities don’t go into element, however the assertion issued by the marketing campaign stated Trump will “additional illuminate” the plans throughout his acceptance speech Thursday and on the marketing campaign path.
The marketing campaign laid out an aggressive jobs program meant to answer the enterprise closures and jobless price brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
It requires creating 10 million new jobs in 10 months and 1 million new small companies, tax cuts to spice up take-home pay, increasing Alternative Zones and initiating “made in America” tax credit.
It additionally goals to wipe out the coronavirus that has killed greater than 177,000 Individuals and contaminated greater than 5 million.
The priorities embody growing a vaccine by the tip of 2020, a “return to regular” subsequent 12 months, supplying “essential medicines and provides” for well being care employees and refilling stockpiles for a future pandemic.
As for well being care, the checklist consists of chopping prescription drug costs, reducing well being care insurance coverage premiums, protecting all pre-existing situations, defending Social Safety and Medicare, and offering army veterans with “world-class healthcare and providers.”
Within the “defend the police” coverage priorities, the marketing campaign pledges to completely fund and rent extra cops, enhance felony penalties for individuals who assault legislation enforcement officers, carry violent extremist teams — “like ANTIFA” — to justice, prosecute drive-by shootings as acts of home terrorism and finish cashless bail.
Constructing on Trump’s 2016 marketing campaign theme to “drain the swamp,” the priorities name for passing congressional time period limits, “drain[ing] the globalist swamp by taking up worldwide organizations that damage Americans,” exposing Washington’s cash path, and ending the bullying of US residents by the federal government forms.
The marketing campaign additionally addresses China, of which Trump has been extremely essential throughout his first time period.
The initiatives suggest bringing again 1 million manufacturing jobs and offering tax credit for corporations that do, and permitting “important industries” like pharmaceutical and robotics corporations to deduct 100 p.c of their bills to return to the US.
Most notably, it requires holding Beijing “absolutely accountable” for permitting COVID-19 to unfold worldwide.
As for immigration, the checklist addresses ending sanctuary cities; blocking unlawful immigrants from changing into eligible for welfare, well being care and free faculty tuition; requiring new immigrants to be financially self-sufficient; requiring obligatory deportation of non-citizen gang members; and dismantling human trafficking networks.
It additionally calls for college alternative and instructing American exceptionalism.
“America first priorities” embody stopping infinite wars and bringing troops again residence, getting allies to pay their justifiable share of the prices for army alliances, increasing the nation’s “unequalled” army power, wiping out world terrorism and constructing a “nice cybersecurity protection system.”
Trying to the longer term, it seeks to launch the area pressure, set up a everlasting presence on the moon and ship the primary mission to Mars.
It additionally requires successful the 5G race and establishing a nationwide high-speed Wi-Fi community.
In a nod to environmentalism, the marketing campaign says the nation ought to proceed to steer the world in entry to the cleanest water and air, and associate with different nations to wash up the oceans.