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The Economy Is Thriving And Jobs Are
Booming: Why Trump Deserves Credit

Investor´s Business Daily, by Gary Shapiro

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Posted By:RockyTCB, 2/5/2018 7:18:42 AM

President Trump delivered a plea for bipartisanship and unity in Tuesday night´s State of the Union address, asking leaders on both sides of the aisle to partner with him to create "a safe, strong and proud America." Beyond the president´s call for bipartisanship, he has also delivered on his promise to continue to take steps to boost our economy. And so far, his plan is working. Since President Trump was elected, more than 20 Consumer Technology Association (CTA) member companies have made 40 major job announcements and shared plans to create more than 250,000 U.S. jobs. Most recently, as the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: rolfnader, 2/5/2018 8:13:11 AM     (No. 11534177)

Heard another tidbit on the news ( NPR of all places) that American oil companies are moving drilling rigs and pipeline crews from Canada to Texas. Not so much because of the difference in crude oil abundance but rather for the tax advantages that we now have -thanks to president Trump. Of course NPR portrayed it as an environmental disaster.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bpl40, 2/5/2018 8:27:22 AM     (No. 11534195)

Why Trump deserves credit? Because it´s true!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: M2, 2/5/2018 8:58:35 AM     (No. 11534228)

Every knows that Trump´s economy is booming. The question is, how can he parley his economic successes into cultural and media successes?

Our culture is debased and rotted from entertainment, "art", public education and media. Profanity has become normalized as has every sexual perversion you can think of.

The economy is only the first rung of a complicated ladder and if anyone can do it, it´s Trump. He needs our prayers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: M2, 2/5/2018 8:59:38 AM     (No. 11534231)

Please ignore typo and spelling error. I´m really not that ignorant.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/5/2018 10:25:43 AM     (No. 11534364)

There is no question of PDT getting the credit. No other person would have, or could have, approved the Keystone and Dakota pipelines, freed up ANWAR and offshore drilling, dispensed with years of waiting for permit approvals, allowed 100% immediate deduction for equipment purchases, reduced corporate taxes by 14% that can be used for investment and growing businesses. No person in the GOP, no Democrat would have done it, other than PDT.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Krause, 2/5/2018 10:29:17 AM     (No. 11534374)

Trump is using common sense and reversing Obama´s job-killing activities. So, in a way this boom was caused by Obama....he made things so bad it was easy to turn around.

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