“We inherited the worst, slowest economic recovery since, I don’t know, probably the Great Depression,” National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said today.
“In 2016 . . . the economy was teetering very close to recession,” he added. Then, President Trump’s “policies of low taxes, deregulation, unleashing energy, free- and fair-trade deals to improve exports for manufactures and farmers—those policies generated a tremendous boom.” Unemployment plummeted to 3.5 percent as a result.
Now, the Great American Comeback from COVID-19 is already underway. Last week, President Trump shared six graphs that reveal the fastest recovery in history: