Profile image
By U.S. Federal Government (Reporter)
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Now:
Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:
Total:

President Trump Inherited Many Challenges

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 10:08
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

(Before It's News)

A STAGNANT U.S. ECONOMY IN NEED OF REINVIGORATION: President Donald J. Trump is committed to addressing the economic woes that have plagued our Nation for too long.

  • In the last eight years, nearly 13 million Americans have left the workforce, bringing the total number of those outside the workforce to 94 million.
  • Nearly 1 in 4 Americans in their prime-working years are not working.
  • The United States has lost about 60,000 factories since China joined the World Trade Organization.
  • The United States has lost over one-fourth of its manufacturing jobs since NAFTA was approved.
  • The United States trade deficit in goods was nearly $800 billion last year.
  • The United States has the third highest corporate tax rate in the world.
  • The structure of Nation’s trade arrangements has cost millions of American jobs.


Source: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/02/28/president-trump-inherited-many-challenges

Report abuse

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories
 

Featured

 

Top Global

 

Top Alternative

Register

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.