Today’s highly interesting read (05/13/19): Trump Has a Strong Economy to Proclaim. In Wisconsin, It Just Might Work.

Image may contain: one or more people, crowd, stadium and basketball courtA rally for President Trump in Green Bay, WI last month. Photo: President Trump’s Facebook page

Today’s read is from, of all places, the NY Times. Here’s a brief portion:

As 21 candidates compete to become the Democratic Party’s nominee in 2020, Mr. Trump is running on the strongest economy of any president seeking re-election since Bill Clinton in 1996, and arguably since Richard M. Nixon in 1972. Job creation is strong and last month the unemployment rate dipped to its lowest point in half a century, 3.6 percent… if the economy remains strong, it could be Mr. Trump’s best argument as he tries to replicate his narrow path to victory in the Electoral College in 2016, which ran straight through rural areas in northwestern Wisconsin. Whatever faults people attribute to the president personally, even his critics say he could easily retain the loyalty of swing voters — those who see an economy that is stable, robust and meaningfully, if marginally, benefiting their lives.

Read the entire article here.

 

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (05/13/19): Trump Has a Strong Economy to Proclaim. In Wisconsin, It Just Might Work.

  1. Pingback: UPDATE: Today’s highly interesting read (05/13/19): Trump Has a Strong Economy to Proclaim. In Wisconsin, It Just Might Work. | This Just In… From Franklin, WI

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