A new website by the Center for American Progress Action Fund catalogues President Trump’s many broken promises, including his broken promises to Ohioans. The website — TrumpsBrokenPromises.org — offers a state-by-state view of how Trump’s broken promises on health care, jobs, wages, and manufacturing have negatively impacted workers, families, and communities.
“On the campaign trail, Trump made outlandish promises to Ohio families on health care, wages, auto jobs, and more. Not only is he breaking these promises, he’s making the underlying issues worse – and our new campaign will give folks shareable resources to hold him accountable,” said Alex Wall, Vice President of Digital Engagement at the Center for American Progress Action Fund. “He told folks in the Mahoning Valley that he’d bring auto jobs back and keep existing jobs in Ohio. Instead, he gave General Motors billions in tax cuts and stood by as they closed down their plant in Lordstown, which will cost the community up to 16,000 jobs.”
“Donald Trump’s entire presidency can be summarized in four words: Promises made, promises broken,” said For Our Future Ohio spokesperson Daniel van Hoogstraten. “Trump has repeatedly broken his promises to Ohio workers and families, and his phony brand of populism has left Ohioans and our communities behind.”
CAP Action’s new online resource uses Ohio-specific data, analysis, and personal stories to highlight Trump’s broken promises on:
For more on the impact of Trump’s broken promises, visit TrumpsBrokenPromises.org/Ohio.