...But even the flip-floppy back and forth laid out above pales in comparison to the pronouncements of his campaign on Wednesday regarding the effect of Trumponomics on the federal deficit. And here, the campaign has definitively crossed the line from wishy-washiness on its economic policy to outright audacious lying.
According to Trump economic adviser Sam Clovis, Trump's economic agenda – including some conveniently unreleased elements – will generate budget surpluses of up to $7 trillion. Yes, the budget will not only be balanced on Trump's watch, his team claims, but will generate yuuuuge surpluses unheard of in modern times...
Friday, May 13, 2016
Donald Trump's Budget Bamboozle Continues With Surplus Promise | US News Opinion: