How Much Does Donald Trump Support Our Troops, and Does It Matter?

Bringing receipts to the debate gets us closer to the truth

Actions likely beneficial for military personnel:

Actions potentially harming active duty or retired service members or their families:

USING OR PROPOSING TO USE TROOPS FOR QUESTIONABLE PURPOSES

ENDANGERING OR NOT PRIORITIZING THE WELL-BEING OF SERVICE MEMBERS

OPPOSING MILITARY SERVICE IN HIS OWN LIFE AND FAMILY

ACTING IN OPPOSITION TO MILITARY PRINCIPLES LIKE TEAMWORK, SELF-SACRIFICE, HONOR, RESPECT, AND LOYALTY TO COUNTRY

IGNORING OR DOWNPLAYING INPUT FROM GENERALS AND OTHER MILITARY EXPERTS

INTERFERING WITH MILITARY PAY OR EMPLOYMENT STATUS

USING OR RE-APPROPRIATING MILITARY FUNDS FOR PET PROJECTS

RESTRICTING AVAILABILITY OR QUALITY OF SERVICES FOR VETERANS

INTERFERING WITH MILITARY JUSTICE OR CONDONING INJUSTICES

DENYING CITIZENSHIP TO SOLDIERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

VERBALLY ATTACKING FORMER SERVICE MEMBERS, THEIR FAMILIES, OR CIVILIANS, INCLUDING AT MILITARY EVENTS

TREATING TROOPS DIFFERENTLY BASED ON SEXUALITY OR GENDER

ACTING INEFFECTIVELY TO CONSOLE OR PROMOTE HEALING FROM LOSS

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