We have waited. Here’s an incomplete list of what we’ve seen.

Remember “wait and see what he does?” 

To recap, incompletely, LESS THAN A WEEK in office:

* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the DOJ’s Violence Against Women programs.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the National Endowment for the Arts.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Minority Business Development Agency.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Economic Development Administration.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the International Trade Administration.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Manufacturing Extension Partnership.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Legal Services Corporation.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Civil Rights Division of the DOJ.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Environmental and Natural Resources Division of the DOJ.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Office of Electricity Deliverability and Energy Reliability.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
* On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the Office of Fossil Energy.
* On January 20th, 2017, DT ordered all regulatory powers of all federal agencies frozen.
* On January 20th, 2017, DT ordered the National Parks Service to stop
using social media after RTing factual, side by side photos of the
crowds for the 2009 and 2017 inaugurations.
* On January 20th, 2017,
roughly 230 protestors were arrested in DC and face unprecedented
felony riot charges. Among them were legal observers, journalists, and
medics.
* On January 20th, 2017, a member of the International
Workers of the World was shot in the stomach at an anti-fascist protest
in Seattle. He remains in critical condition.
* On January 21st,
2017, DT brought a group of 40 cheerleaders to a meeting with the CIA to
cheer for him during a speech that consisted almost entirely of framing
himself as the victim of dishonest press.
* On January 21st, 2017,
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer held a press conference largely
to attack the press for accurately reporting the size of attendance at
the inaugural festivities, saying that the inauguration had the largest
audience of any in history, “period.”
* On January 22nd, 2017, White
House advisor Kellyann Conway defended Spicer’s lies as “alternative
facts” on national television news.
* On January 22nd, 2017, DT
appeared to blow a kiss to director James Comey during a meeting with
the FBI, and then opened his arms in a gesture of strange, paternal
affection, before hugging him with a pat on the back.
* On January
23rd, 2017, DT reinstated the global gag order, which defunds
international organizations that even mention abortion as a medical
option.
* On January 23rd, 2017, Spicer said that the US will not
tolerate China’s expansion onto islands in the South China Sea,
essentially threatening war with China.
* On January 23rd, 2017, DT repeated the lie that 3-5 million people voted “illegally” thus costing him the popular vote.
* On January 23rd, 2017, it was announced that the man who shot the
anti-fascist protester in Seattle was released without charges, despite
turning himself in.
* On January 24th, 2017, Spicer reiterated the lie that 3-5 million people voted “illegally” thus costing DT the popular vote.
* On January 24th, 2017, DT tweeted a picture from his personal Twitter
account of a photo he says depicts the crowd at his inauguration and
will hang in the White House press room. The photo is curiously dated
January 21st, 2017, the day AFTER the inauguration and the day of the
Women’s March, the largest inauguration related protest in history.
*
On January 24th, 2017, the EPA was ordered to stop communicating with
the public through social media or the press and to freeze all grants
and contracts.
* On January 24th, 2017, the USDA was ordered to stop
communicating with the public through social media or the press and to
stop publishing any papers or research. All communication with the press
would also have to be authorized and vetted by the White House.
*
On January 24th, 2017, HR7, a bill that would prohibit federal funding
not only to abortion service providers, but to any insurance coverage,
including Medicaid, that provides abortion coverage, went to the floor
of the House for a vote.
* On January 24th, 2017, Director of the
Department of Health and Human Service nominee Tom Price characterized
federal guidelines on transgender equality as “absurd.”
* On January
24th, 2017, DT ordered the resumption of construction on the Dakota
Access Pipeline, while the North Dakota state congress considers a bill
that would legalize hitting and killing protestors with cars if they are
on roadways.
* On January 24th, 2017, it was discovered that police
officers had used confiscated cell phones to search the emails and
messages of the 230 demonstrators now facing felony riot charges for
protesting on January 20th, including lawyers and journalists whose
email accounts contain privileged information of clients and sources.
* On January 24th, 2017, an executive order with a federal hiring freeze expected to cause problems for DoD managers and veterans.

And yesterday: the wall and a Muslim ban.

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Originally on Facebook; I’m also posting here for (hopefully) wider reach after adding the bit about the hiring freeze.

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