Analysis, Commentary

Trump Fumbles Economic Adviser Roll Out Ahead of Speech

NEW YORK–(ENEWSPF)–August 6, 2016.  Yesterday, Donald Trump fumbled a roll out his economic council ahead of his economic speech on Monday. While Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine have been laser-focused on talking about good paying jobs, raising wages and strengthening the economy, Trump announced a group of economic advisers who…well…read the headlines.

NYT: Trump’s Economic Team: Bankers and Billionaires (and All Men)

WSJ: The Big-Name Financiers Advising Trump on Economic Policy: List includes hedge-fund and private-equity leaders, bank founders, real-estate CEOs

Washington Post: Trump’s economic team has six men named Steve but no women

Washington Post: Donald Trump’s new team of billionaire advisers could threaten his populist message

Reuters: Trump’s economic advisory group clashes with populist image

CBS: 4 things to know about Donald Trump’s new economic team

Mother Jones: Trump’s Economic Adviser Said the Economy Was Fine—Right Before It Imploded

VICE: Trump’s economic team includes the billionaire who bet against US housing market

Huffington Post: Donald Trump’s Economic Team Is 38 Percent Steves, 60 Percent Free Trade Proponents

Vox: Trump’s economic team has a lot of billionaires, very few economic experts