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Old 2nd July 2019, 11:16 AM   #388
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Originally Posted by Segnosaur View Post
Not really sure what he can do though... the republicans have already done the tax cut thing (which might have boosted the stock market but its effect is fading). The government doesn't directly control the fed so he can't dictate interest rates.

The only thing he could do to boost the stock market is stop the trade wars, but that would violate his 'tough guy' image.

Well, he could always do what he did in 2018 and wait until Congress is adjourned before talking about how hard he is working to pass a middle class tax cut and how very, very close he is to making it a reality. Remember facts arenít important to large swaths of the American electorate.
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