Trump Economic Policy  (Page 1)

January Jobs Report Crushes Expectations With 304,000 New Jobs

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 1, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/1/2019 at 12:00pm
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The economy added 304,000 jobs in January, the 100th month in a row with growth. Experts predicted only 107,000 jobs in January.

Labor force participation (LFP) is the highest it’s been since 2014 at 63.2%.

Average hourly wages only grew by 0.1%, but overall it’s up 3.2% from a year ago. The unemployment...

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U.S. is Quickly Making Headway in Economic Freedom

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 9:00pm 1/29/2019 at 9:00pm

On Friday at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC, I attended the release event of their 2019 Index of Economic Freedom. Heritage, the nation’s preeminent conservative think tank, has been publishing its Index for 25 years.
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Change! U.S. transforms into net oil exporter for first time in 75 years

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 7:30pm 12/8/2018 at 7:30pm
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Legal Insurrection readers might recall when a certain former President said, “We can’t drill our way to lower gas prices.”

Well, it turns out that the Trump adm...

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U. S. Agrees To Suspend Tariff Increase While Trade Talks Continue

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 2:00pm 12/2/2018 at 2:00pm
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In a meeting between President Trump and China’s Xi Jinping, Trump agreed to delay the increase in tariffs scheduled for January 1, 2019 while trade talks continue.

The tariffs in question were set to jump from 10% to 25%, but this increase will not take place while the two countries engage in...

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Report: Blue-collar Job Growth At Highest Level In 30 Years

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 6:30pm 9/9/2018 at 6:30pm

While everyone is focusing on anti-Trump derangement, the blue-collar job sector has been quietly bouncing back.  According to the Brookings Institution, blue-collar job growth is at its highest level since 1984.

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Tom Steyer’s Anti-Trump Efforts Stymied By Trump Economic Success

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 10:00am 9/2/2018 at 10:00am
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Liberal billionaire Tom Steyer is spending a fortune to get Democrats elected with the goal of impeaching Trump. But like many Democrats running this fall, he is tripping over the fact that the economy is booming on Trump’s watch.

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Economic Growth hits 4.1% in Second Quarter

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 27, 2018 at 11:00am 7/27/2018 at 11:00am

The gross domestic product (GDP) hit 4.1% in the second quarter, up from 2.2% in the first quarter. This is the fastest rising GDP since 2014!

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported that the growth comes “from positive contributions from personal consumption expenditures (PCE), exports, nonresidential fixed investment, federal government spending, and...

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White House Prepping $12 Billion in Aid for Farmers Caught in Trade War

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 3:00pm 7/24/2018 at 3:00pm
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A few months ago, President Donald Trump instructed Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to start organizing a package to help American farmers after they expressed concern over tariffs from China and other countries in response to those tariffs Trump imposed on them.

Now that plan is about to come into fruition. The White...

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Weekly Jobless Claims Dropped to Lowest Level Since 1969

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 5:00pm 7/19/2018 at 5:00pm
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The Labor Department reported on Thursday that weekly jobless claims in America has dropped to its lowest level since December 1969. Economists predicted 220,000, but the number is actually 207,000.

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June Jobs Report Shows 213,000 New Jobs, Slightly Higher Unemployment Rate

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 6, 2018 at 1:00pm 7/6/2018 at 1:00pm

All in all, it’s not a bad jobs report to kick off the summer. The Labor Department’s report shows the economy added 213,000 new jobs in June even though experts predicted only 190,000.

This means job growth has happened 93 months in a row, which is a record.

Unemployment went up to 4%...

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Germany’s Largest Auto Makers Support Abolishing EU-U.S. Car Import Tariffs

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/23/2018 at 4:00pm
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The hysterical America media has certainly been working over-time on its coverage of illegal immigrant children to avoid covering the big wins that President Trump has recently enjoyed.

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White House Wants to Merge Labor, Education Departments

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/22/2018 at 1:00pm
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When I taught high school English, I realized that education is best handled as locally as possible and developed a hatred for the Department of Education. I’ve often said I would abolish that department immediately if I ever became president.

This may be the first step in the right direction. The White...

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Gallup: Satisfaction With Direction of U.S. Hits 12-Year High

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 18, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/18/2018 at 4:00pm
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Gallup revealed a poll today that shows 38% of Americans expressed satisfaction with the direction of America.

While that may not appear as a big deal, it’s the highest it’s been in 12 years.

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Trump Will Approve Tariffs Worth $50 Billion on Chinese Tech Products

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 15, 2018 at 3:00pm 6/15/2018 at 3:00pm
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President Donald Trump will approve a plan that will impose a 25% tariff on Chinese technology products, which is worth around $50 billion. From The Washington Post:

Although the import levies affect less than 10 percent of the $505 billion in Chinese goods that Americans buy each year, Trump’s new trade barriers...

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Trump at G7 Summit: The days of the U. S. being world’s “piggy bank” are over

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 2:00pm 6/10/2018 at 2:00pm
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There have been many intriguing reports coming from the Group of Seven (G7) economic summit that was held in the Quebec city of Charlevoix

Perhaps my favorite was when President Donald Trump explained the new New World Order, in which the United States was

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Pelosi Dismisses Americans’ Strong Consumer Confidence

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 6:00pm 6/9/2018 at 6:00pm
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The economy is moving in the right direction, with the unemployment rate the lowest it’s been for 18 years and consumer confidence at “a 17-year high.”  This is not good news for Democrats who are watching their midterm blue wave potentially dwindle into a sad little ripple.

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Trump signals support for legislation ending federal marijuana ban

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 2:00pm 6/9/2018 at 2:00pm
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President Donald Trump may have thrown a bone to the horde of progressives stressed by his administration and clamoring for his impeachment.

He has signaled that his is open to supporting the end of the federal ban on marijuana.

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