“I will be the greatest jobs president that God has ever created.”
Those are the words Donald Trump promised at the very start of his campaign.
Trump is in some ways running on that one platform — jobs, economy, jobs — every time he proposes ideas on immigration, taxes and foreign policy. Nearly everything he says is tied to the goal of improving America’s employment picture.
Just what would Trump’s proposals mean for the U.S. economy?
If you believe Mitt Romney — and a lot of economists — a Trump presidency means bad things for the economy, including the threat that the U.S. “would sink into prolonged recession.” Read more…