Trump Loves Big Taxes

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If you love big tariffs, you love big taxes, because that's what tariffs are.

Admitting the Obvious

Even Kudlow Admits the Obvious: Trump is Wrong

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Tax Cut - Tax Hike Difference

  • Trump's tax cuts went almost entirely to the wealthy.
  • Trump's tax hikes went to all consumers via higher prices.

Currency War

Meanwhile, Trump Asks the Fed Start a Currency War With China

And to top it off, consider the Fed's lie of the day: "Low Inflation is One of the Major Challenges of Our Time"

Yet, economists cannot figure out why the middle class is shrinking.

Go figure.

Mike "Mish" Shedlock

Liberal Students Love Trump's Tax Plan (When Told It's Bernie's)

Campus Reform interviewed college students seeking their opinion on several features of Bernie Sanders' tax plan. They loved it. Interestingly the plan was not Bernie's but rather Trump's.

Trump Launches $50bn in Tariffs, Says China is "Out of Control"

Supposedly it's payback time. That's what the Trump Administration says about a new round of tariffs.

Tariff Scorecard: 57 Companies Bitch About Trump's Tariffs, 7 Give Positive View

89% of companies taking a stand on Trump's tariffs are complaining. Consumers are taking it on the chin as well.

Solar Companies Behind Tariff Increases are Foreign-Owned

Trump raised tariffs on solar panels pledging "America First." The two companies that petitioned Trump are foreign owned

Trump's Tariffs Show He's "Clueless About Trade"

What does Trump know about tariffs and trade deficits? Steve Hanke of the Johns Hopkins University provides the answer.

Untangling Trump’s Incompatible Goals on the US Dollar, Tariffs, China, Republican Tax Plan

Donald Trump described the dollar as “too strong” and the yuan as too low. He also went after House Speaker Paul Ryan’s tax plan as “too complicated”.

Auto Truce is Over: Trump Again Threatens the EU, Japan with a 25% Tariff

Trump again threatens the EU with 25% tariffs on cars just as he is working on a deal with China. What's the obsession?

Trump Increases Tariffs on Turkey: Lira Plunges 18%, Global Stock Spillover

The Turkish Lira collapsed as much as 18% as Trump escalated his feud with Turkey over a detained US pastor.

Trump Eyes More Airbus Tariffs: Hey, Why Not?

Trump is on a Tariff stampede again. He went after Brazil and Argentina today and now has his eyes on the EU.