Trump Deficit and other costs
a 2.3 trillion added to deficit for govt welfare to the rich and to corporations
b. 1.5 trillion for increased arms purchases
c. Hundreds of billions to continues with wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria, Somalia etc.The MOAB bomb alone with its devastating environmental impact dropped by General Nicholson cost 16 million dollars.
d. The war glorifying and egotistical military parade is estimated to cost 30 million dollars
e. The increased costs of ICE and expanded border guards
f. Billions in court costs for countless thousands of arrested immigrants
g. Billions in costs of imprisoning kidnapped children in some places and their parents elsewhere
h. $137,000 already the Secret Service is forced to pay to Trump golf courses for the cost of renting golf carts with which to protect him
i. Tens of millions in Secret Service costs to protect the trophy hunter Trump sons...as they hunt in Iowa, Montana etc.
j. Trump has cost more Secret Service
than any other president. When he goes to Florida..it is not just Secret Service and local police but the Coast Guard which are required to protect him.
k. Trump's sanctions against Iran, Venezuela, and Russia, nations with more socialist programs and less loanshark capitalist domination have
caused Americans to pay much more at the gas tank. Increasing gas prices raises prices for much of the economy.
l. Trump's tariff program directed at Mexico, Canada, China, Europe are hurting US businesses and decreasing
Trump on pace to surpass 8 years of Obama's travel spending in 1 year
link to thehill.com
Trump's Military Parade Could Cost $30 Million - The New York Times
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