Trump told Gary Cohn to ‘print money’ to lower the national debt, according to Bob Woodward’s book

Trump told Gary Cohn to ‘print money’ to lower the national debt, according to Bob Woodward’s book
‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌
VIEW IN BROWSER
TUE, SEP 11, 2018
5ae2223e05e0c.png
Trump told Gary Cohn to ‘print money’ to lower the national debt, according to Bob Woodward’s book
As a candidate, Donald Trump pledged to balance the federal budget and lower the nation debt, promises that have proved difficult to keep. Once in office, Trump considered a policy of just printing money, an idea that was quickly slapped down by his chief economic advisor, according to journalist Bob Woodward’s new book.
Ex-White House aide Cohn pushes back at Woodward book on Trump
Former top White House economic advisor Gary Cohn is pushing back slightly at an explosive new book about the Trump administration by journalist Bob Woodward.
Trump: 9/11 memorial is where heroes ‘stopped the forces of terror’
The president spoke at a memorial for victims of United Airlines Flight 93, which went down on Sept. 11, 2001, near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Secretive cabals, fear of immigrants and the tea party: How the financial crisis led to the rise of Donald Trump
The tea party movement rose from the ashes of the financial crisis. Trump, in turn, seized the momentum built by the movement. “The fringe groups are the things to look at if we want to understand what our future will look like,” one historian says.
Ireland says Trump canceled visit, but the White House says it’s not settled yet
The controversial November visit was first announced by the White House in late August.
Mitch McConnell is the latest top Republican to say Ted Cruz faces a fight in red Texas
“I think Ted’s got a competitive race by all indications,” McConnell said, as he identified other competitive Senate races in this year’s midterms. “We certainly expect to win Texas, but I think he does have a competitive race.”
Unsubscribe Digital Products Terms of Service
Feedback Privacy Policy
© 2018 CNBC LLC. All rights reserved. A property of NBC Universal.
900 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
Data is a real-time snapshot *Data is delayed at least 15 minutes. Global Business and Financial News, Stock Quotes and Market Data and Analysis.
Data also provided by THOMSON REUTERS
89512bdf.gif
5ae9d6e62b396.png

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.