White House Economic Report Makes a Liar Out of White House Economic Adviser

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Reason.com—At the end of June, Larry Kudlow, a prominent conservative commentator who is now President Trump's chief economic adviser, claimed that, thanks to the GOP tax law, the deficit was already falling sharply. "As the economy gears up, more people working, better jobs and careers, those revenues come rolling in and the deficit, which is the other criticism, is coming down, and it's coming down rapidly," Kudlow said. "Growth solves a lot of problems." The problem with this statement was that there...

NY Times reporter: Omarosa wasn't the only White House staffer making secret recordings of Trump. Former Trump adviser Omarosa Manigault-Newman revealed over the weekend that she made secret recordings within the Trump White House — and well connected New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman says she might not be the only one. Writing on Twitter, Haberman reveals that an earlier report that she wrote with colleague Katie Rogers about a White House staffer making secret recordings from within the White House was not actually about Omarosa. According to Habmerman, this …