• Democrats, Donald Trump, and the Dark Underbelly of Economic Growth

    23 days ago - By Steady State

    Brian Czech, Arlington, VA, 1/30/18
    Democrats are stunned by Donald Trump's lack of culpability for racist rhetoric, Twitter tantrums, and international insults. They shouldn't be. They're the party of “It's the Economy Stupid.” They should know that if a president inspires a bull market, creates a few jobs, and grows the GDP, he can “stand in the middle of 5th Avenue and shoot somebody” without losing voters.
    Elected Dems can't hold Trump accountable because they can't break their own addiction to growth. They're defenseless against a growth-mongering president. They want the credit for...
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