On Friday, as rumors swirled that Microsoft was planning on buying TikTok, President Trump said he would “ban” the Chinese-owned video app from the United States because of concerns the Chinese government may get access to US users’ data. But keep in mind that Trump makes a lot of promises, many of which never come to fruition.
For example, in July alone, Trump said he would:
“Sign” a “full and complete health care plan” by the end of the month. (No such plan has been signed. He’s been promising a comprehensive health care plan since before he was elected.) Sign an executive order on immigration that includes “a road to citizenship” for “Dreamers” covered by the Obama Administration’s DACA protections. (He doesn’t have the