The midterm elections could paralyze a key instrument of Trump’s agenda for the US economy
|08/18/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- History suggests that the Republican party would lose control of the House but keep the Senate in the midterm elections, according to Steve Rattner, the CEO of Willett Advisors.
- “Every single arrow points to a significant Democratic victory in the fall,” he said.
- Rattner is basing his forecasts on the historical relationship between a president’s approval ratings and the number of seats his party keeps at the midterm elections, and the number of Republican lawmaker retirements.
- The implication for Trump’s economic agenda, which has so far produced the biggest tax overhaul in decades, is that his administration would read more >>>