Trump’s tax plan “would make the national debt skyrocket by $10 trillion or more.”
Moody’s Analytics found that Trump’s tax reform proposal and trade policies could very well bring about a “lengthy recession,” and noted that Trump’s “Who the hell cares if there’s a trade war?” bravado is as dangerous as it is naive, because such a trade war would render “the U.S. economy…isolated and diminished.”
Trump only cares about enriching himself and will act to give himself a kickback whenever possible, no matter who has to get hurt in the process. Just look at the way Trump cheered on the housing crisis. Or the way in which he celebrated the prospect of disastrous post-Brexit economic turmoil because he thought it would be good for his business interests.
Trump hasn’t demonstrated the ability to separate his business interests and the nation’s interests–and that is a hazardous shortcoming.
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