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Old December 22nd, 2017, 06:59 PM   #1
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Layoffs coming for steelworkers

apparently Steel companies in the US are not resurgent under Trump.

At least the ones that make steel for infrastructure, you would think that a trillion dollars in infrastructure would need some steel.
But apparently imaginary infrastructure with imaginary funding from an imaginary infrastructure bill, uses imaginary steel...


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Old December 22nd, 2017, 08:06 PM   #2
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Sure I guess you want him to just wave a magic wand and the steel industry will recover after all it's been a whole 12 hours since he signed the so called Budget Cut legislation, did you graduate form H.S.?
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Old December 22nd, 2017, 08:20 PM   #3
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Goober rides the short-bus.

The economy is running along quite nicely now, thanks to Trump policies, and it looks like we will have for the first time since 2004 three consecutive quarters of 3% or greater growth, Goober sad over that.

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Old December 22nd, 2017, 08:26 PM   #4
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When was this imaginary infrastructure spending bill passed? Only goober knows. Link?
It was a campaign promise, a trillion in infrastructure, where's that bill now?

Well now, after the tax cut, we don't have the money.

How many of those steel workers voted for Trump?
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Goober rides the short-bus.

The economy is running along quite nicely now, thanks to Trump policies, and it looks like we will have for the first time since 2004 three consecutive quarters of 3% or greater growth, Goober sad over that.
What growth are you talking about, please give examples. Quoting statistics doesn’t cut it.
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Old December 22nd, 2017, 09:16 PM   #6
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Goober rides the short-bus.

The economy is running along quite nicely now, thanks to Trump policies, and it looks like we will have for the first time since 2004 three consecutive quarters of 3% or greater growth, Goober sad over that.
Bush had some nice growth before his policies crashed the economy.
Trump is running up the deficit, that makes growth, at first and then you pay.
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Bush had some nice growth before his policies crashed the economy.
Trump is running up the deficit, that makes growth, at first and then you pay.
The policy that crashed the market was the manditory lending of unsecured loans to high risk borrowers.that was actually a democrat policy and law. But it happened in Bush"s term so he owns it and Obama owns it from his first day in office till his last, too.
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Old December 22nd, 2017, 09:43 PM   #8
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Bush had some nice growth before his policies crashed the economy.
Trump is running up the deficit, that makes growth, at first and then you pay.
The first part is what the ignorant believers of tinkle-on economics (thx Clara) actually believe, the fools.

They can't see the second part, it's too complex for them to think past tomorrow.
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What growth are you talking about, please give examples. Quoting statistics doesn’t cut it.

Seriously? 2017 GDP 2nd quarter up 3.1%, 3rd quarter up 3.3%, estimate for the current (4th) quarter are 3.6%.
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LOL RNG prefers Obama deficits (added nearly $9 trillion to the debt) with less than an average of 2% growth over his 8 miserable years. Good golly, RNG and goober deserve each other.
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