The budget deficit keeps getting bigger and bigger as tax revenues continue to fall. The USA is in a bad place if a recession hits because the government's capability to use fiscal policy to defend against a recession will be severely impaired by the huge budget deficits. The government debt keeps accumulating and it won't be long before the interest payments are so high the debt is self-sustaining with positive feedback causing acceleration of debt accumulation. Trump has trashed world trade with his trade war which could have further negative consequences. Bloomberg - Are you a robot?