The BL news-President Trump honors influential African American leaders
President Trump honors African American leaders
President Donald Trump paid tribute to African American history month at the White House on Thursday, honoring influential African American leaders and their impact on American society.
President Trumps pro-growth economic agenda is creating more economic prosperity and opportunity for all Americans. Low unemployment, all-time low poverty rates, tax cuts, and new opportunity zone incentives, all contributing to a booming economy and a sense of hope across thousands of communities throughout the US.
President Trump signed the historic bipartisan criminal justice reform “First step act” that is reforming sentencing laws that have disproportionately harmed African Americans.
And under the Trump administration, federal funding for the nations historically Black colleges and universities has increased by 14%, and funding for school choice has increased by 42 million dollars.