During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump made more than 280 promises, though many were contradictory or just uttered in a single campaign event. But on Oct. 22, Trump issued what he called his “Contract with the American Voter.” This was a specific plan of action that would guide his administration, starting from the first day, and listed 60 promises. He even signed it with his distinctive signature. During Trump’s term, The Washington Post Fact Checker will track the progress of each pledge – and whether Trump has achieved his stated goal. Sign up for the weekly Fact Checker newsletter here.

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government process

Propose a constitutional amendment to impose term limits on all members of Congress

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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Impose a hiring freeze on all federal employees to reduce the federal workforce through attrition (exempting military, public safety and public health)

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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Require that for every new federal regulation, two existing regulations must be eliminated

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Impose a five-year ban on White House and congressional officials becoming lobbyists after they leave government service

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Impose a lifetime ban on White House officials lobbying on behalf of a foreign government

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Impose a complete ban on foreign lobbyists raising money for U.S. elections

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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trade

Announce the U.S. intention to renegotiate NAFTA or withdraw from the deal under Article 2205

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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trade

Announce the U.S. withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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trade

Direct the secretary of the treasury to label China a currency manipulator

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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trade

Direct the secretary of commerce and U.S. trade representative to identify all foreign trading abuses that unfairly impact American workers

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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trade

Direct the secretary of commerce and U.S. trade representative to use every tool under American and international law to end foreign trading abuses immediately

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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energy

Lift the restrictions on the production of $50 trillion worth of job-producing American energy reserves, including shale, oil, natural gas and clean coal

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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energy

Lift the Obama-Clinton roadblocks and allow vital energy infrastructure projects, like the Keystone Pipeline, to move forward

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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environment

Cancel billions in payments to U.N. climate change programs and use the money to fix America’s water and environmental infrastructure

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Cancel every unconstitutional executive action, memorandum and order issued by President Obama

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Begin the process of selecting a replacement for Justice Antonin Scalia (from list of 20 issued during campaign)

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Cancel all federal funding to sanctuary cities

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Begin removing the more than 2 million criminal illegal immigrants from the country

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Cancel visas to foreign countries that won’t take back criminal illegal immigrants

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Suspend immigration from terror-prone regions where vetting cannot safely occur

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Impose “extreme vetting” on all people coming into our country

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Deadline: Jan. 20, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Propose and pass tax simplification bill in which the largest tax reductions are for the middle class

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Give a middle-class family with two children a 35 percent tax cut

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Reduce the number of tax brackets from seven to three, and likewise greatly simplify tax forms

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Lower the business tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Allow trillions of dollars of American corporate money overseas to be brought back at a 10 percent tax rate

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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trade

Establish tariffs to discourage companies from laying off their workers in order to relocate in other countries and ship their products back to the U.S. tax-free

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Leverage public-private partnerships and private investments through tax incentives to spur $1 trillion in infrastructure investment over 10 years

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Make sure the $1 trillion infrastructure plan will be revenue neutral

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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education

Redirect education money to give parents the right to send their kid to the public, private, charter, magnet, religious or home school of their choice

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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education

End Common Core

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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education

Expand vocational and technical education

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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education

Make two- and four-year college more affordable

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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health care

Replace Obamacare with health savings accounts

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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health care

Allow the purchase of health insurance across state lines

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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health care

Let states manage Medicaid funds

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Cut red tape at the FDA to speed approval of new drugs

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Allow Americans to deduct child care and elder care from their taxes

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Incentivize employers to provide on-site child-care services

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Create tax-free dependent care savings accounts for young and elderly dependents

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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economy

Provide matching contributions for low-income families to the dependent care savings accounts

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Make Mexico reimburse the United States for the full cost of the wall

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Establish a two-year mandatory minimum federal prison sentence for illegally re-entering the U.S. after a previous deportation

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Establish a five-year mandatory minimum federal prison sentence for illegally re-entering for those with felony convictions, multiple misdemeanor convictions or two or more prior deportations

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Reform visa rules to enhance penalties for overstaying

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Reform visa rules to ensure open jobs are offered to American workers first

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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crime

Reduce surging crime, drugs and violence

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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crime

Create a task force on violent crime

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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crime

Increase funding for programs that train and assist local police

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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crime

Increase resources for federal law enforcement agencies and federal prosecutors to dismantle criminal gangs and put violent offenders behind bars

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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national security

Eliminate the defense sequester

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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national security

Expand military investment

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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health care

Provide veterans with the ability to receive public VA treatment or attend the private doctor of their choice

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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national security

Pass a law to protect our vital infrastructure from cyberattack

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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immigration

Establish new screening procedures for immigration to ensure those who are admitted to our country support our people and our values

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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government process

Enact new ethics reforms to reduce the corrupting influence of special interests

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Deadline: Apr. 29, 2017

Updated Dec. 13, 2016

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