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From: franconia (Rep: 128) reply to deaconmikeDate: 08/23/2019 17:04
Forum: Wall Street Pit - Msg #2797665Thread #674096076 (Rec: 4)
Re: I'm not taking Trump's side on his stupid twitter rants but,

So I'm not taking a side either.

Look at each of the charts on this site.
https://bangordailynews.com/2019/08/20/national-politics/here-are-15-charts-that-compare-the-trump-vs-obama-economy/

Its the fairest comparison I've found.

My summary would be that OBama did an incredible job of rescuing the whole country from the last "great" depression. He also did a great job of providing health care to the most Americans in history. Downside is he increased national debt. He did it with some modesty and if you can find more than ten lies compared to Trumps daily stretching of humility and truth.. you know the drill.

Trumps charts tend to EXTEND what was going on before. Thats not an easy feat, but its a continuation of Obama's economy not a digging out from a depression. I'm tired of the BS and bragging... and as I'm typing there are new tariffs and trade war annoucements from C and T.

It seems to me there could have been a better solution and much of that comes from Trump putting himself into a quandry of massively overstimulating the economy with his tax cut, who's sugar high will have to cause a pull back. I think he had hoped he could time the great recovery just in time for the next election, I'm not so sure. The Chinese know this also and really hold the cards on his election.



Reply to deaconmike - Msg #2797663 - 08/23/2019 16:44

I'm not taking Trump's side on his stupid twitter rants but,

When it comes to China & other countries taking advantage of us on trade
i'm not sure what you guys expect or want,,,
Other than no conflict, no turmoil, leave things as they were so on the outside
it appears everything is running along just fine
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