Trump lies are unraveling ... New data challenges Trump's economic narrative

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Denizen, Aug 25, 2019.

  1. Denizen
    Online

    Denizen Gold Member

    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2018
    Messages:
    3,219
    Thanks Received:
    282
    Trophy Points:
    190
    Ratings:
    +3,602
    The greatest economy the world has ever seen is a humongous lie that Trump followers swallow.

    The contrary truth to Trump's lies:

    1. "I would actually say it’s been a weaker recovery than what we’ve seen previously, particular in comparison to the expansions of the '80s and '90s,” said PNC Bank Chief Economist Gus Faucher."

    2. "The recent revision puts Trump's overall monthly average at 177,000.
    “We thought we had a bit of acceleration in job growth in 2018, but it looks like instead what we had was roughly the same trend we had before,” Faucher said."

    3. "But 31 months into his presidency, Trump now lags previous Democratic presidents when it comes to the Dow's performance. At this point in Obama's first term, the Dow was up 45.2 percent since he took office. For former President Clinton, it was up 39.3 percent. Trump clocks in at 32.2 percent."

    4. "“Notwithstanding the White House’s focus on shrinking the trade deficit, expect it to widen by 7 percent to 8 percent for all of 2019, to about $670 billion,” Kiplinger projected"

    Trump has damaged the world economy and has started a trade war that may have adverse consequences for decades, for the USA and the global economy.

    Meanwhile, US manufacturing is declining, the trade deficit is higher than under Obama, the budget deficit is growing uncontrollably, and Donald Trump has offended allies and supported murderer Mohammed Bin Salman and despots.

    The USA is heading towards isolationism which will undo the work of all the presidents who preceded Trump since world war 2 and will trash brand America and damage exports.

    New data challenges Trump's economic narrative

     
    • Funny Funny x 6
    • Winner Winner x 5
    • Informative Informative x 2
  2. miketx
    Offline

    miketx Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 2015
    Messages:
    73,033
    Thanks Received:
    8,345
    Trophy Points:
    2,070
    Location:
    reporting toro
    Ratings:
    +83,433
    You mean all the free handouts and military support we have given to ungrateful hateful countries that despise us? Get real bozo.
     
    • Funny and Agree!! Funny and Agree!! x 4
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
  3. CrusaderFrank
    Offline

    CrusaderFrank Diamond Member

    Joined:
    May 20, 2009
    Messages:
    109,430
    Thanks Received:
    20,125
    Trophy Points:
    2,220
    Location:
    NYC
    Ratings:
    +78,947
    I thought it was Obama's economy?
     
    • Funny and Agree!! Funny and Agree!! x 8
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
    • Funny Funny x 1
  4. BluesLegend
    Offline

    BluesLegend Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2014
    Messages:
    43,315
    Thanks Received:
    7,419
    Trophy Points:
    2,210
    Location:
    Trump's Army
    Ratings:
    +50,751
    LMAO Trump has broken decades old records in both domestic and global economic optimism, numbers Obama could have only dreamed of achieving. :itsok:
     
    • Agree Agree x 5
    • Funny Funny x 3
    • Winner Winner x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  5. BluesLegend
    Offline

    BluesLegend Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2014
    Messages:
    43,315
    Thanks Received:
    7,419
    Trophy Points:
    2,210
    Location:
    Trump's Army
    Ratings:
    +50,751
    The OP just shit himself.
     
    • Funny and Agree!! Funny and Agree!! x 11
  6. Denizen
    Online

    Denizen Gold Member

    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2018
    Messages:
    3,219
    Thanks Received:
    282
    Trophy Points:
    190
    Ratings:
    +3,602
    That's the problem between optimism and reality. Trump has broken the link to reality.

    Obama was the sorcerer and Trump is the sorcerer's apprentice who screws up.
     
    • Funny and Agree!! Funny and Agree!! x 4
  7. BluesLegend
    Offline

    BluesLegend Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2014
    Messages:
    43,315
    Thanks Received:
    7,419
    Trophy Points:
    2,210
    Location:
    Trump's Army
    Ratings:
    +50,751
    Its the Obama economy go bitch at Obama.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  8. Bruce_T_Laney
    Offline

    Bruce_T_Laney Platinum Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2014
    Messages:
    31,940
    Thanks Received:
    3,966
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Location:
    Hell
    Ratings:
    +26,245
    Until a recession hit then it Bush economy...
     
    • Agree Agree x 3
    • Funny and Agree!! Funny and Agree!! x 1
  9. TheGreatSatan
    Offline

    TheGreatSatan Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2019
    Messages:
    1,727
    Thanks Received:
    340
    Trophy Points:
    150
    Ratings:
    +2,525
    I like how Democrats say the economy is shit, then turn around and say it's Obama's economy.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 2
    • Agree Agree x 1
  10. ABikerSailor
    Offline

    ABikerSailor Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2008
    Messages:
    47,197
    Thanks Received:
    7,940
    Trophy Points:
    1,840
    Location:
    Amarillo TX
    Ratings:
    +21,967
    You guys really need to give up this Obama economy thing, it's getting kinda tiresome. And, for those of you who don't pay attention, it's been Trump's economy ever since his tax plan was passed, and further cemented as Trump's economy when he started his trade war with China.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
    • Agree Agree x 1
    • Funny Funny x 1

Share This Page