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.

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

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