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President Donald J. Trump Achievements
President Trump has nominated, and the Senate has confirmed a grand total of 187 Article III judges.
President Trump followed through on his promise to appoint judges who will uphold the Constitution and rule of law for generations to come.
President Trump has installed more federal court judges than any president in the past four decades.
President Trump continued to reshape the federal judiciary at a record pace.
President Trump was awarded the 2019 Bipartisan Justice award for his “ability to work across the aisle to achieve meaningful progress in reforming our criminal justice system.”
President Trump has successfully confirmed 150 federal judges.
As a result of the FIRST STEP Act, more than 3,000 Americans have been released from prison and 90% of those who have had their sentences reduced are black Americans.
President Trump’s High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area program disrupted or dismantled almost 3,000 drug trafficking organizations in 2018.
President Trump has appointed 146 federal judges, including two Supreme Court Justices, 43 circuit court judges, 99 district court judges and two judges for the US Court of International Trade.
President Trump committed his Administration to advancing second chance hiring for former prisoners. This includes launching a “Ready to Work Initiative.”
The President announced new initiatives from the Departments of Labor, Education, and Justice, as well as the Office of Personnel Management and Bureau of Prisons to promote second chance hiring.
The Trump Administration has successfully appointed 116 judges to the bench.
President Trump has successfully nominated 93 conservative judges, 54 to District Courts, 37 to Circuit Courts, and two to the Supreme Court.
President Trump signed the historic FIRST STEP Act into law.
The Trump Administration has successfully appointed 91 judges to the bench including 2 to the Supreme Court, 36 to Circuit Courts and 53 to District Courts.
President Trump proclaimed January 2019 as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, dedicated to increasing awareness of human trafficking and showcasing efforts to combat the crime.
Signed a bipartisan Criminal Justice Reform bill into law.
President Trump Secured 53 Reliable Votes in the GOP-controlled Senate with a Historic Midterm Election
Confirmed Supreme Court Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh.
President Trump Saw 24 Of His Nominees To The U.S. Court Of Appeals Confirmed During The First Congressional Term Of His Presidency.
The Ideological Balance Of The U.S. Sixth And Seventh Circuit Courts Of Appeals Shifted From Liberal To Conservative, Thanks To Judicial Nominees Selected By President Donald Trump.
President Trump And Senate Republicans Have Already Installed 24 Appellate Court Judges And Will Confirm Two More Federal Appeals Court Judges By August 17th.
President Trump broke a record for the number of confirmed judges by the end of a president’s second year in office.
President Donald J. Trump proclaims July 15 through July 21, 2018, as Captive Nations Week.
Executive Order regarding the establishment of the task force on market integrity and consumer fraud.
Executive Order establishing an exception to competitive examining rules for appointment to certain positions in the United States Marshals Service, Department of Justice.
Presidential Proclamation Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump Honor the 2018 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Heroes at the Department of State in Washington D.C.
President Trump Commutes Sentence of Alice Marie Johnson
President Trump Pardons John Arthur “Jack” Johnson, the First African-American Heavyweight Champion of the World
President Trump’s Human and Health Services announced changes to Title X to stop taxpayer dollars from supporting abortion providers.
Thirty-Nine Judges Have Been Confirmed, Including a Record-Setting 21 Circuit Judges.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 15, 2018, as Peace Officers Memorial Day and May 13 through May 19, 2018 as Police Week.
Executive Order on the Establishment of a White House Faith and Opportunity Initiative.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 1, 2018, as Loyalty Day.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 1, 2018, as Law Day, U.S.A.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 26, 2018, as World Intellectual Property Day.
President Trump Signs H.R. 1865, the “Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017” into Law
President Trump Fulfilled His Promise to the American People By Nominating and, After Senate Confirmation, Appointing Neil Gorsuch as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 8 through 14, 2018, as National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as Second Chance Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as National Fair Housing Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2018 as National Child Abuse Prevention Month.
The Department of Justice Issued a New Ruling Effectively Banning Bump Stock Sales in the United States
President Trump Establishes Federal Interagency Council on Crime Prevention and Improving Reentry
President Trump’s Department of Justice Filed a Lawsuit Against the State of California for Their Sanctuary Status for Illegal Immigrants
President Trump Signs Executive Order to Prescribe Amendments to the Manual for Courts-Martial
Presidential Proclamation Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Parkland, Florida.
President Trump Signs a Bill That Eliminates a Dodd-Frank Rule That Requires Oil Companies Like Exxon Mobile to Publicly Disclose the Taxes and Fees They Pay to Foreign Governments
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims January 22, 2018, as National Sanctity of Human Life Day.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims January 2018 as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.
Executive Order Blocking the Property of Persons Involved in Serious Human Rights Abuse or Corruption.
ICE Removes 2,798 Criminal Gang Members
$98 million in funding to COPS office and 802 law enforcement jobs added
Department of Justice Announces $98 Million in Grant Funding to Allow 802 Additional Full-Time Law Enforcement Officers
Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security Announce Results of Efforts, Arresting Some 4,000 MS-13 Members to Date
The Justice Department Settles Two Lawsuits with Conservative Tea Party Groups that Were Unfairly Scrutinized by the IRS for Their Tax-Exempt Status
Department of Justice Designates MS-13 a Priority for the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces
Department of Justice Announces Indictments Against Two Chinese Nationals and Their North American Traffickers and Distributors for Distributing Large Quantities of Opiates
FBI Conducts Operation Cross Country XI To Recover Underage Victims of Human Trafficking
Department of Justice Announces Reinvigoration of Project Safe Neighborhoods to Provide a Framework for Violent Crime Reduction
Presidential Executive Order on Restoring State, Tribal, and Local Law Enforcement’s Access to Life-Saving Equipment and Resources.
In a Billion Dollar Opioid Fraud Crackdown, the Department of Justice Charges More than 400 People Who Were Prescribing Unnecessary Opioids to Addicts
Presidential Executive Order Amending Executive Order 13597.
Presidential Executive Order Signed on Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty.
Presidential Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 1, 2017, as Law Day, U.S.A.
Justice Gorsuch is the First Supreme Court Justice Confirmed in the First 100 Days Since 1881.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2 through April 8, 2017, as National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.
Presidential Executive Order on Providing an Order of Succession Within the Department of Justice.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2017 as National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims April 2017 as National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Presidential Executive Order on a Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety
Presidential Executive Order on Preventing Violence Against Federal, State, Tribal, and Local Law Enforcement Officers