Economy

White House adviser admits Trump got his facts wrong in economy tweet

White House adviser admits Trump got his facts wrong in economy tweet

Fox News was not the only media outlet to push back.

Such a relationship between GDP and the unemployment rate has occurred many times, most recently in the first quarter of 2006, before the financial crisis pushed the unemployment rate high and economic growth slowed markedly. "What I do know is that's the highest in 10 years".

President Barack Obama made those claims during a speech in IL on Friday, setting off a battle between the two presidents over who is responsible for the surging economy. "And at some point somebody probably conveyed it to him adding a zero to that and they shouldn't have done that".

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"It was 100% my fault and I apologized immediately", Hassett said, hand over his heart. "There's no answer to it", Obama said. After sharing this fact, Lemon played a clip of White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders dismissing Bob Woodward's new book, Fear: Trump In The White House, as "careless and reckless". He also brushed off assertions that former President Barack Obama is also responsible for the current economic turn, but denied that he was doing this in response to Obama's speech on the topic, which Trump attacked on Twitter. "What magic wand do you have?" he asked.

"President Obama vs. President Trump, the leader vs. the tweeter, yes we can vs. way too tan".

"The economic boom continues; it's the biggest story of 2018", White House economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, said in a video clip. Wilson, who worked in the State Department under Dick Cheney and was a campaign strategist for Rudy Giuliani, spoke about his new book, ["Everything Trump Touches Dies: A Republican Strategist Gets Real About the Worst President Ever,"]( //www.amazon.com/dp/dp/1982103124/?tag=saloncom08-20) on "Salon Talks".


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