FAST FIVE: WSJ Agrees With Trump: Fed Should Stop Hiking
And when President claimed that The Fed was his “biggest threat, because rates were rising too fast,” the deep state lashed out with 25th Amendment headlines and “Democracy and independence under threat” byelines.
Some of this is due to such one-time factors as bad weather, but anxious markets are signaling larger concern.
*** Mr Trump claims the US economy is strong enough to ride out his trade wars.
If the US starts to slow like its major economic partners, he's going to lose the 2020 election before anyone has time to “win” a trade war.
He should appreciate that a recession in the rest of the world is a threat to the US economy and his Presidency.