The Donald Trump era begins in United States of America as he takes oath as 45th President
Barack Obama’s 8 year term as the United States President came to an official end as he greeted the 45th President of US, Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump and smoothly handed over the power to him and rode into sunset in an helicopter. Donald Trump who defeated Hillary Clinton in a tightly fought contest in November last year, became one of the least experienced and one of the richest to become the US president. Here is a glimpse on what did President Trump did on his first day as the President of United States.
1 Who is Donald Trump?
Donald Trump is the 45th US president who just took oath and office on January 20th as the previous president Barack Obama and his staff said their goodbyes to the US public and handed over reigns to Trump and his cabinet. Trump is a highly successful businessman who was born on June 14, 1946 in New York City and completed his education in Fordham University, University of Pennsylvania. He is currently married to Melania Trump since 2005 and he is worth $4.5 billion thanks to his extensive real estate business. He defeated Hillary Clinton in the presidential race and now takes reign as the US president for four years.
2 What he did on the first day as the 45th President of US?
As the 45th US president, Trump first of all signed two executive orders that declared General James Mattis as the Secretary of Defense and another executive order was targeted at the affordable health care act. These orders were signed within 10 minutes of Trump finishing up with the inaugural parade. He and the first lady Melania Trump then attended three inaugural balls. His Obamacare act order directs waivers, exemptions and delays in order to eliminate any costs that are related for implementing Obamacare. It makes sure that agencies do not delay in giving the medical insurance to people who really need them. His order also states that agencies should “encourage the development of a free and open market in interstate commerce for the offering of healthcare services and health insurance, with the goal of achieving and preserving maximum options for patients and consumers.”
3 Donald Trump’s cabinet
Donald Trump signed orders to make James Mattis as Defense Secretary and John Kelly as the Homeland Security secretary. Mike Pence will be the vice president of United States. He attended first two balls named Liberty and Freedom which were open to public where the President and the first lady are supposed to have their first dance together. The third ball named The Salute To Our Armed Services Ball is invitation only which honors the armed forces of United States. Trump had his 10 year old son with him all along this time and was later joined by his whole family for an official luncheon in the Capitol Building. His inaugural address was just 16 minutes long and had 1,453 words in it and he emphasized on Buying American and hiring American.