David Stockman’s takedown of Donald Trump’s economic policies

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In a recent nearly 60-minute interview on C-SPAN, David Stockman lays out the case that Trump’s economic policies were statist to the core.  Stockman also asserts how an immigration policy of guest workers is consistent with free markets so families can seek to live the American Dream. Stockman’s daily commentary (subscription required) can be found here

For those of us who have been critical of Republican presidents who sound like libertarians and economic conservatives, their record is not different when it comes to spending and deficits. In addition, Republicans have not called for abolishing the welfare-warfare state, except for former congressman Ron Paul, which is why we have a “uniparty” in DC.

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“There is a right way and a wrong way, always choose the right way.”  Abraham Sabrin (1914-2001) “Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future!”  Niels Bohr

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Murray Sabrin, PhD, is emeritus professor of finance, Ramapo College of New Jersey. Dr. Sabrin is considered a “public intellectual” for writing about the economy in scholarly and popular publications. His new book, The Finance of Health Care: Wellness and Innovative Approaches to Employee Medical Insurance (Business Expert Press, Oct. 24, 2022), and his other BEP publication, Navigating the Boom/Bust Cycle: An Entrepreneur’s Survival Guide (October 2021), provides decision makers with tools needed to help manage their businesses during the business cycle.  Sabrin’s autobiography, From Immigrant to Public Intellectual: An American Story, was published in November, 2022.

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