Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

What We Know About President-Elect Trump's Agenda

Nov 9, 2016

Donald Trump has won the 2016 presidential election, but what will President-elect Trump's policy agenda be? Throughout the 2016 campaign, we examined both candidates' proposals with significant fiscal implications and explained the details through our Fiscal FactCheck project.

Now that the campaign is over, our eyes turn to Trump's plans. As proposed on the campaign trail, they are far from fiscally responsible.

Assessing Overall Fiscal Impact:

Gaming Out Different Scenarios of Policy Changes and Economic Growth:

Explaining Individual Policies:

Selected Fiscal FactChecks:

Now that the election is over, the hard work of governing begins. We look forward to working with President-elect Trump and the newly elected Congress to improve our nation's fiscal future.