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What A Booming Economy Means For The Midterms

What A Booming Economy Means For The Midterms

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  • I’ll say it one more time, the economy is not the stock market and the stock market is not the economy. Trump’s pro-business agenda and the GOP tax plan has lifted the stock market for sure, but this is in no way tied to economic viability.

    The reality is that economic change is not something that

    I’ll say it one more time, the economy is not the stock market and the stock market is not the economy. Trump’s pro-business agenda and the GOP tax plan has lifted the stock market for sure, but this is in no way tied to economic viability.

    The reality is that economic change is not something that happens over night, or even within one year. Any improvement to economic fundamentals is unquestionably a result of Obama era policies. Trump deserves zero credit.

    Unfortunately, your average voter is not likely to interpret that difference and Trump will certainly take advantage of the knowledge gap.

  • The number one driver of the US economy is the consumer. Consumer spend is way up. Consumer spending is directly tied to Consumer Confidence . Consumer Confidence is the highest since 2004. Consumer Confidence never went over 100 index points under Obama.

    The low unemployment numbers under Obama was

    The number one driver of the US economy is the consumer. Consumer spend is way up. Consumer spending is directly tied to Consumer Confidence . Consumer Confidence is the highest since 2004. Consumer Confidence never went over 100 index points under Obama.

    The low unemployment numbers under Obama was due to people dropping out of the economy and running out of government unemployment benefits. Trump’s unemployment numbers are also low. But unlike Obama’s numbers , Trump’s are based on people finding jobs. The numbers would be lower, but the people whom dropped out of the Obama economy are now reentering the Trump economy.

    Trump has removed a whole lot of Obama’s job killing regulations. The removal of the regulations has also improved the economy.

    So saying the booming economy is not due to anything Trump has done Is wrong. Please provide anything that Obama did for the economy that was positive.

  • Sad what money can buy.