#TrumpEconomy

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Opinion | Thank You, Tax Reform

Kevin Hassett was right about growth in 2018. Larry Summers wasn’t.

Business & Finance | Business

John Harwood Cites False Data Comparing GDP Under Obama and Trump

A CNBC article on Thursday used a false economic growth number to slam the Trump administration by comparing it to Obama's administration. 

Business & Finance | Business

Americans Sign $21 Billion Deal Ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

HANOI, Vietnam—Ahead of his historic summit with Korean leader Kim Jong Un, President Donald Trump held bilateral talks ...

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Over 1.4 Million Households Drop Out of Food Stamp Program Under Trump

Approximately 20.8 million households were receiving food stamps in February 2017; that number was down to 19.4 million households in October 2018.

Business & Finance | Business

312,000 Jobs Added In December, Manufacturing Growing 714% Faster Under Trump Than Obama

Under Obama, federal state and local government employment grew 6 times faster than did manufacturing jobs, while under Trump, that ratio has been reversed, with manufacturing jobs growing 5 times faster than government jobs.

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Worker wage gains just broke 3% for the first time in more than 10 years

The Employment Cost Index showed a 3.1 percent gain in the wages and salaries component in the fourth quarter of 2018.

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Key U.S. Economic Assessments Strong, Stable

Americans' evaluations of the U.S. economy and job market in November remain among the most positive they have been in the past 18 years.

News | News

Wages and salaries jump by 3.1%, highest level in a decade

Employment costs rose more than expected in the third quarter in a sign that more inflation could be brewing in the U.S. economy.

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Trump: Pledge for more career opportunities helped 6 million

Four months after signing an executive order creating the National Council for the American Worker, President Donald Trump is set to announce that over 160 companies and organizations are pledging to provide new career opportunities for more than 6 millio

Business & Finance | Economics

Chart shows how everything has changed since Trump became president

Since Donald Trump won the presidency, he has presided over one of the most tumultuous political environments in recent memory as well as the best economy the country has seen since well before the financial crisis.

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Medicaid enrollment falls for first time in 11 years as economy boosts incomes

Medicaid enrollment fell for the first time since 2007, declining by about 0.6 percent in fiscal year 2018, and states don't expect to see much growth in enrollment next year, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. 

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Editorial: Trump economy speeds ahead

Turn away from the chaotic reality TV show playing out in Washington, D.C., for a moment and there is reason to celebrate. U.S. industrial production rose by a robust 0.4 percent in August, spurred by a jump in the production of automobiles, oil and natur

Business & Finance | Business

Small business optimism surges to highest level ever, topping previous record under Reagan

The tax cuts and deregulation efforts of President Donald Trump and the Republican-led Congress led to more sales, hiring and investment, according to a survey by the National Federation of Independent Business.

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And The Hits Just Kept Coming: The Greatest (False) Predictions Of 2017 | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis - IBD

Since Trump was elected, the stock market is up by more than a third and the economy is again growing over 3%. How could so many pundits be so wrong?