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Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Donald Trump's top economic adviser said the White House doesn't yet have a deal with China to reduce tariffs on U.S.-made cars, backtracking from a tweet by the president just two days earlier. "I think it's coming, OK," adviser Larry Kudlow said on Fox News Tuesday. "It hasn't been signed and sealed and delivered yet." Trump jolted car stocks by announcing late Sunday that a deal had been reached, following his dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday at the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires.

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So it looks like something similar to the North Korea summit is occurring. Pres Trump leaves the meeting announcing all manner of wonderful things, and in the following days his aides have to walk back what Pres Trump has announced.

#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2018-12-04 11:14 AM | Reply

He is a child and is subject to making childish pronouncements.

#2 | Posted by oldwhiskeysour at 2018-12-04 11:45 AM | Reply

#2

Exactly, but then the Twitterverse gets all excited/flustered/outraged and runs amok, only to collapse in exhaustion until Donnie Little Hands fires off his next ridiculous tweet.

#3 | Posted by Rightocenter at 2018-12-04 11:53 AM | Reply

Kudlow is one of the least qualified people to be an economic adviser.

#4 | Posted by 726 at 2018-12-04 12:10 PM | Reply

Kudlow is one of the least qualified people to be an economic adviser.

Wrong, and I bet you wouldn't have said that about him when he was still a Democrat.

#5 | Posted by Rightocenter at 2018-12-04 12:17 PM | Reply

So President Bigmouth made promises he couldn't keep. What a surprise.

#6 | Posted by Whatsleft at 2018-12-04 12:24 PM | Reply

Kudlow missed the trade on US car stocks so he wants to rewind and try again once they get something real from China.

#7 | Posted by bored at 2018-12-04 04:54 PM | Reply

What? You mean Trump lied, again? That's insane.

Meanwhile, the market plunges.

#8 | Posted by mOntecOre at 2018-12-04 04:59 PM | Reply

So he lied

#9 | Posted by BruceBanner at 2018-12-04 07:04 PM | Reply

"But it's the greatest not final deal in the history of America, believe me!!!"

#10 | Posted by Derek_Wildstar at 2018-12-04 07:07 PM | Reply

Kudlow was the second biggest right wing idiot to ever grace the McLaughlin Group. The top spot was always held by Robert Novak, who was so far out in right field as to never get through a single broadcast without the rest of the group bursting into laughter over something he said.

#11 | Posted by bayviking at 2018-12-04 09:34 PM | Reply

President Bigmouth lies and the DOW drops 800.. Winning!

#12 | Posted by Whatsleft at 2018-12-05 09:47 AM | Reply

"President Bigmouth lies and the DOW drops 800.. Winning!"

It is if you shorted in-between.
~Wilbur Ross

#13 | Posted by Danforth at 2018-12-05 09:55 AM | Reply

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