"It's a new dawn
It's a new day
It's a new life
And I'm feeling good." -- "Feeling Good"
President Trump's critics are finding it difficult to stay focused following a flurry of actions taken by the new American CEO.
In just the first two working days of the new administration, the president has signed an executive order withdrawing from the negotiating process of the
Trump has also reinstated the Mexico City Policy, which, writes
On Tuesday, Trump signed another executive order to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota pipelines. The Obama administration and environmental groups had opposed both projects, claiming they would harm the environment and contribute to America's reliance on fossil fuels. Until alternative fuels are sufficiently available to replace fossil fuels, we should use what we have and wean ourselves totally from
Taking a page from
It's a new day for the media, too.
By selecting reporters who rarely get to ask questions inside the briefing room and ignoring some who do (liberal newspaper reporters and broadcast and certain cable outlets), Spicer sent a signal that journalists who come at a Republican president from the left will no longer enjoy preferential treatment, which means the public might actually get useful information.
In the early days of this administration, President Trump has shown he intends to follow through on his campaign promises. He believes -- rightly -- that in the past
There will be more changes to come, including a nominee to the Supreme Court, action on school choice, which allows poor kids to escape failing schools, a new and more successful approach to fighting terrorism, immigration reform that, for starters, expels criminal aliens, properly vets those coming into the country and significantly reduces the flow of illegal immigrants. Who knows, we might even get a credible foreign policy that puts American interests first and no longer tries to impose American values on nations that have no foundation in democracy or religious and political pluralism.
So far, I'm feeling good.