Lost in the noise

In all the craziness that is Trump, it is easy to just overlook how absolutely crazy his proposed economic policies are.   The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget has chosen to take him (more) seriously (than he deserves) and put his budget through serious analysis.  And, (not) suprise, surprise– it’s a deficit-busting monstrosity.  This graph captures it pretty well:

Anyway, chances are good that it never comes to pass.  But, sadly, the absurdity of Trump’s economic proposals are the least of the problems with him.


About Steve Greene
Professor of Political Science at NC State http://faculty.chass.ncsu.edu/shgreene

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