Trump Confirms His Protectionism

 

President-elect Donald Trump departures from the American political tradition unveiling the 100 Days Plan for his presidency weeks ahead before the Inauguration Address.

Mr. Trump in the message published in social media and his website informed that his transition team is developing a list of the executive actions that he could take on the first day of his presidency. They focus on six areas revealing priorities in his policies: trade, energy, regulations, immigration, national security and ethics reform.

“My agenda will be based on a simple core principle: putting America First”, Mr Trump stated.

“Whether it’s producing steel, building cars, or curing disease, I want the next generation of production and innovation to happen right here, in our great homeland: America – creating wealth and jobs for American workers”, he said.

President-elect announced also revision of the visa programs that may interfere with the creation of jobs for Americans.

He promised to withdraw the United States from Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement he called, a potential disaster for our country”. Trump intends to replace it with “fair bilateral agreements” focused on American interest.

Mr. Trump will also cancel any environmental regulations preventing energy production from coal and shale.

President-elect announced also a program of regulations reduction based on the rule that two regulations must be reduced before new one is introduced.

Among Mr. Trump’s defense policies priorities will be protection from the cyber attacks against the American industry.

He also will prohibit executive officials from becoming lobbyists after leaving the Administration. Trump announced also a lifetime ban on executive officials lobbying on behalf of a foreign government.

With this statement Mr. Trump confirmed his protectionist and isolations approach.